WorldCat Identities

Long, Loren

Overview
Works: 178 works in 509 publications in 20 languages and 44,261 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  History  Christmas stories  Poetry  High interest-low vocabulary books  Board books  Pictorial works  Sound books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.L8555, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Loren Long
Otis by Loren Long( Book )

24 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a big new yellow tractor arrives, Otis the friendly little tractor is cast away behind the barn, but when trouble occurs Otis is the only one who can help
Of thee I sing : a letter to my daughters by Barack Obama( Book )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Korean and held by 2,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O'Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits of these heroes within his own children, and within all of America's children"--Book jacket
Mr. Peabody's Apples by Madonna( Book )

44 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 19 languages and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy Tittlebottom sees Mr Peabody taking an apple from a fruit market, and is surprised that he doesn't pay. He then decides that Mr Peabody is a thief. Word spreads quickly around the town. It is then up to Mr Peabody to teach Tommy, the importance of truth and the power of words. Originally published: 2003
Otis and the tornado by Loren Long( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a tornado threatens his farm, Otis the tractor must try to save the animals, including the unfriendly bull
The little engine that could by Watty Piper( Book )

29 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although she is not very big, the Little Blue Engine agrees to try to pull a stranded train full of toys over the mountain
Toy boat by Randall De Sève( Book )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A toy boat gets separated from its owner and has an adventure on the high seas
Otis and the puppy by Loren Long( Book )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a puppy gets lost while playing hide and seek on the farm, Otis the friendly little tractor must face his fear of the darkness in order to help his new friend
Truckery rhymes by Jon Scieszka( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For generations, Trucks have been sharing these beloved tales, rowdy rhymes, and honk-along songs. Finally these classics have been gathered into one big, noisy, high-octane collection! All the favorite truckery rhymes are here, from "Peter Peter Payload Eater" to "Little Dan Dumper", all the way to "Pop! Blows the Diesel."
Nightsong by Ari Berk( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chiro, a young bat, is nervous about flying into the world for the first time without his mother, especially on a very dark night, but he soon learns to rely on his "song" to find his way and stay safe
Otis and the scarecrow by Loren Long( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the farmer places a scarecrow in the cornfield, Otis the tractor and the farm animals try to make friends, but the scarecrow remains silent with a sour look on his face throughout the summer and fall
Zoom! boom! bully by Jon Scieszka( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Rig loves to smash items delivered to a construction site, including barrels, crates, tires, and even his own birthday presents
Snow trucking! by Jon Scieszka( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a snow day, all the trucks go out to play
An Otis Christmas by Loren Long( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Christmas Eve at the farm, a horse faces complications while delivering her foal and Otis the tractor must race through snowy, treacherous woods to bring back Doc Baker before it is too late
Drummer boy by Loren Long( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After accidentally being thrown away, a beloved toy drummer boy goes on an adventure that eventually brings him back to a warm home, where he is placed near baby Jesus in a manger scene
Dizzy Izzy by Jon Scieszka( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Izzy the ice-cream truck is doing everything he can think of to make himself dizzy, but nothing seems to be working as well as he'd like. Among other attempts, Izzy goes through the car wash, gets covered in suds, and spins himself in circles. In all his efforts, he gets in a tizzy, feels whizzy and fizzy ... but is Izzy ever dizzy? Young readers will love this tongue-twisting, rhyming text--and many of the words in the book can be found on road signs, making it easy and fun for kids to apply their knowledge!
Trucksgiving by Jon Scieszka( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trucks of Trucktown create their own annual day of giving thanks
Wind flyers by Angela Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy's love of flight takes him on a journey from the dusty dirt roads of Alabama to the war-torn skies of Europe. Introduces young readers to the contributions of the Tuskegee Airmen in World War II
I dream of trains by Angela Johnson( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Japanese and English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of a sharecropper dreams of leaving Mississippi on a train with the legendary engineer Casey Jones
Pete's party by Jon Scieszka( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Trucktown trucks follow the road signs directing them to Pete's party
My dog, my hero by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A panel of three judges has to decide which dog out of eight finalists deserves to win the title of My Hero
 
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Of thee I sing : a letter to my daughters
Alternative Names
Longs, Lorens

Loren Long American children's illustrator

לאנג, לורן

לונג, לורן

롱, 로렌

ローレン・ロング

ロング, ローレン

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Of thee I sing : a letter to my daughtersMr. Peabody's ApplesThe little engine that couldToy boatTruckery rhymesZoom! boom! bullySnow trucking!Drummer boy