WorldCat Identities

Laws, Maury

Overview
Works: 146 works in 300 publications in 2 languages and 10,747 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama  Children's television programs  Animated television programs  Christmas television programs  Animated films  Christmas films  Fantasy films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Composer, Lyricist, msd, Conductor, Arranger, Author, Performer, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maury Laws
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer by Romeo Muller( Visual )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas will be cancelled unless Santa can find a way to guide his sleigh through a blizzard
The hobbit by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A long time ago, in Middle Earth, humans shared their days with elves, wizards, goblins, dragons, heroes ... and hobbits. Just minding his own business, Bilbo has a guest, Gandolf, drop in on him. Soon, one by one a whole group of dwarves drop in and Bilbo finds himself joining the quest to reclaim their kingdom from an evil dragon
The year without a Santa Claus( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year without a Santa Claus: When Santa decides to take Christmas off, two elves go to find children to convince Santa to come back, but first they have to get past the Heat Miser and the Snow Miser. Nestor the long-eared Christmas donkey: An outcast donkey escorts an expectant couple to Bethlehem. Rudolph's shiny new year: Father Time asks Rudolph to find the missing New Year baby
Here comes Peter Cottontail( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Peter Cottontail wants to be the chief Easter Bunny, everyone in April Valley agrees-- except for Evil Irontail. Peter must deliver more eggs than his archrival to earn the top spot-- and save Easter for children everywhere!
Santa Claus is comin' to town( Visual )

21 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Santa Clause is comin' to town] Relates the story of how Santa Claus gained fame as the ultimate gift-giver, and Little drummer boy portrays the spirit of Christmas. [The little drummer boy] A little orphan boy laments that he has no gift to bring the infant Jesus. He finally realizes that he can share his most precious gift of music with the new-born babe
Frosty the Snowman by Jimmy Durante( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frosty the snowman: A snowman built by elementary school children comes to life after they place a magicians top hat on his head. Frosty befriends Karen, one of the little girls, and she tries to make certain that Frosty lives on
Here comes Peter Cottontail by Family Home Entertainment( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Cottonail would like to be Chief Easter Bunny. His rival, Evil Irontail, demands a contest between the two of them to decide the winner. The one who gives away the most eggs on Easter morning will be chief
The return of the king by J. R. R Tolkien( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure continues ... as Frodo and Samwise battle Dark Lord Sauron to save Middle Earth, destroy the cursed Ring of Doom and restore King Aragorn to the throne of Gondor. This epic tale of Good vs. Evil is the conclusion to J.R.R. Tolkien's classic trilogy of Hobbit stories
The first Easter Rabbit( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuffy the Rabbit is a cuddly toy who magically comes to life and journeys to Easter Valley, an enchanted realm where it's always springtime, even though it's not all that far from Santa's house. From there, the Bunny hopes to bring the first-ever basket of Easter goodies to children. Unfortunately, a cold-hearted ice creature named Zero refuses to allow such happiness. If Zero has his way, he will freeze out Easter celebrations forever
The original Christmas classics( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve
The first Christmas : the story of the first Christmas snow( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Sister Theresa rescues an orphan shepherd boy from a lightning storm, she lovingly nurses him back to health. However, the boy suffered injuries during the storm and wakes up blind and discouraged in his new surroundings. With Sister Theresa's help, the pint-sized shepherd with the king-sized heart learns that seeing goes deeper than what your eyes show you. Together, they discover that unconditional love can overcome any obstacles
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer by Johnny Marks( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little drummer boy by The Little Drummer Boy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true spirit of Christmas is revealed when a lonely orphan stumbles upon the birth of Jesus and affirms what the holidays are really about - giving love
Jack Frost by Troy Miller( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated film where Pardon-Me-Pete, the official groundhog of Groundhog Day tells the story of Jack Frost. Jack Frost falls in love with a beautiful young woman and begs Father Winter to make him human so that she can see him. When his request is granted, the girl he loves is kidnapped by an evil Cossack who threatens to destroy the entire town. But the only way he can save her and the town is to have his magic powers back
The flight of dragons( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To stop the sinister Red Wizard Ommadon from destroying nature, the Green Wizard Carolinus snatches Peter, a man of science and magic, from the 20th century to capture Ommadon's empowering red crown. Peter is helped on his quest by a fire-breathing dragon, an elf, and a knight
The original Christmas classics( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frosty the snowman: When Frosty the snowman is accidentally brought to life, he has several adventures and must outwit the plans of an evil magician in order to find safety at the North Pole. Frosty returns: When a power-hungry tycoon invents a new product that will eliminate snow, Frosty the snowman and his friend Holly must convince the people that snow is good for the environment--and fun for children!
Mad monster party by Boris Karloff( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sinopsis: el barón Frankenstein quiere retirarse como líder del Consorcio de Monstruos, y para ello convoca una reunión en su castillo del Caribe, a ella invita a los mayores espantos mundiales y a su inocente sobrino Felix Flanken a quien quiere nombrar su sucesor y confiar todos sus secretos
The Emperor's new clothes by Douglas Moore( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Klonkenlocker of Bibbentucker is the best dressed man in the land, and has offered one million grinklens to the winning tailor for the Emperor's new clothes. Marmaduke and his loyal partner Musty decide that becoming tailors will enhance their chances to win the competition
The original Christmas classics( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Claus is comin' to town!: The Burgermeister has outlawed toys from the children of Sombertown. Now, Kris Kringle will get his start as the world's most famous gift giver - Santa Claus - by struggling to bring toys and happiness to children
The jolly holiday collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year without a Santa Claus: Mrs. Claus and two elves are tasked with saving the spirit of Christmas
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The first Easter Rabbit
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The year without a Santa ClausHere comes Peter CottontailThe first Easter RabbitJack Frost
Alternative Names
Laws, Maurice A.

Maury Laws American composer

Maury Laws Amerikaans componist

Maury Laws compositeur américain

Maury Laws compositor estadounidense

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Languages
English (115)

Spanish (9)