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Walden Media

Overview
Works: 131 works in 334 publications in 4 languages and 45,675 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  Surfing films  Fantasy films  Bildungsromans  Television adaptations  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PN1995.9.F36, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Walden Media
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis ( Visual )
23 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 4,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy decide to play hide-and-seek, and during the game Lucy discovers a mysterious wardrobe. She tucks herself inside and backs to the rear of the cabinet, there she finds herself in an entirely different world. The place is called Narnia, and it's been locked in winter for over 100 years by someone known as "The White Witch."
Savvy by Ingrid Law ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 3,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the adventures of Mibs Beaumont, whose thirteenth birthday has revealed her "savvy"--A magical power unique to each member of her family--just as her father is injured in a terrible accident
Bridge to Terabithia by Gabor Csupo ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 2,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesse Aarons is in the 5th grade and has trained all summer to become the fastest runner in school. He becomes upset when new classmate Leslie Burke outruns him and everyone else. Despite this and some other striking differences, the two become fast friends. Together, they create Terabithia where they rule as king and queen and is a land filled with monsters, trolls, ogres, and giants. This friendship helps Jesse cope with a tragedy that makes him realize what Leslie taught him
Charlotte's web by E. B White ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In ordinary Somerset County, a young farm girl named Fern rescues the runt of a litter of pigs from her father's ax. Fern names the pig Wilbur, takes care of him, and continues to visit him every day after he is moved to her Uncle Homer Zuckerman's barn across the road. But it's Wilbur's friendship with Charlotte the spider that ultimately saves him from the "smoke house" when Charlotte's talent for weaving praiseworthy words about Wilbur into her web, along with a little help from Templeton the rat and the other barn inhabitants, turns the Zuckerman farm into a tourist attraction
Waiting for "Superman" ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provided is an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. This documentary has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life. Included are featurettes, and commentary
The chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 2,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The four Pevensie children - Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy - return to Narnia, only to discover that hundreds of years have passed since they ruled there. Now, crowning himself king, the evil General Miraz has taken charge. The children enlist the help of a heroic mouse called Reepicheep. They set out find the exiled Prince Caspian, determined to see him rightfully named king
Nim's Island ( Visual )
9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nim Rusoe is a young girl who inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates, via e-mail, with the reclusive author of the novel she has been reading. Nim's existence mirrors that of her favorite literary character, Alex Rover, the world's greatest adventurer. But Alexandra, the author of the Rover books, leads a reclusive life in the big city. When Nim's father goes missing from the island, Nim gets Alexandra to come to her island. Now, the two must draw courage from their fictional hero, Alex Rover, and find strength in one another to conquer the island
Chronicles of Narnia by C. S Lewis ( Visual )
16 editions published in 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Lucy and Edmund Pensive, along with their cousin Eustace, are swallowed into a painting and transported back to Narnia, they join King Caspian and a noble mouse named Reepicheep aboard the magnificent ship The Dawn Treader. The courageous voyagers travel to mysterious islands, confront mystical creatures, and reunite with the Great Lion Aslan and a mission that will determine the fate ofNarnia itself!
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Magorium owns the most magical store in the universe, where all of the toys for sale are alive. The eccentric owner of toy store surprises Molly, the shop's awkward and insecure manager, by turning over ownership to her. Molly appears to be a reflection of the people who run it. Henry is a detail-oriented accountant assigned the task of assessing the Emporium's monetary value
The water horse legend of the deep by Jay Russell ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Present day Scotland. A tale is told to a couple of American tourists by a kindly gentleman in a pub. Angus is a lonely boy who pines for his father, who is serving in the Royal Navy during World War II. Angus, along with his sister and mother, live on an estate that has been billeted by soldiers in the Scottish Highlands, near Loch Ness. The troop's commander has an eye for mom, is suspicious about a mysterious handyman, Lewis, who is also a war hero, and an absurd contention that the Highlands are the real frontline in the war against Germany. Angus discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Celtic mythology. The creature befriends Angus and will eventually be known as the Loch Ness Monster. Trying to hide the dinosaur-like creature, nicknamed Crusoe, Angus enlists Lewis to transfer it to the lake, where boy and serpent have extraordinary adventures together until human stupidity threatens Crusoe's existence
Hoot by r-106038-9 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roy Eberhardt is the only child in a family that is constantly relocating for his father's work. At 14, he's once again the new kid, this time in the tiny Florida beach town of Coconut Cove. Predictably, a bully nicknames him "Cowgirl" and proceeds to torture him. Unpredictably, a barefoot blonde boy who runs alongside the school bus every morning fascinates him. Tough-as-nails girl jock Beatrice befriends Roy, helps with the bully, and is revealed as the stepsister of the blonde boy, Mullet. The teens band together, fighting an improbable crusade to protect a group of endangered burrowing owls from being plowed under by a greedy pancake-house magnate. They aren't hindered at all by the hapless construction-site manager, the local Keystone Kop, or the dastardly Mayor
Ramona and Beezus by Elizabeth Allen ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ramona is a little girl with a very big imagination and a nose for mischief. Her playful antics keep everyone in her loving family on their toes, including her older sister Beezus
Journey to the center of the earth by Eric Brevig ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science professor Trevor Anderson's radical theories have tarnished his reputation. While backpacking across Iceland with his nephew Sean, the two find a cave that leads them deep down into the bowels of the planet. They go on a quest to find out what has happened to Trevor's missing brother, also a scientist. Trevor, Sean and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth. There, they discover a bizarre landscape filled with terrifying creatures
City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"For centuries, the residents of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights and quiet contentment. But when the City's massive power generator begins to fail, the street lamps start to fade - along with the hopes and dreams of the townspeople. Now it's up to two courageous teenagers to follow a trail of clues left by the ancient Builders and find a way out of Ember before their world is plunged into darkness forever!"--Container
Tooth Fairy ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Derek Thompson is one of the toughest hockey players around until he's sentenced to one week's hard labor as the world's most unlikely tooth fairy. Even though he must sport frilly wings and learn the magical tricks of the trade from his silver-winged superiors, Derek's determined to do the job HIS way and prove he's got what it takes
Parental guidance ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Oldschool grandparents Artie and Diane get more than they bargained for when they get stuck babysitting their type-A daughter's overprotected kids. But things go from hectic to hysterical when Artie realizes the kids are running the house with their newfangled technology. By playing by his own rules, which include sugary snacks, old fashioned games, and tough love, Artie manages to outsmart the kids and achieve the impossible - bringing the family closer together."--Container
Holes by Andrew Davis ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El joven Stanley Yelnats se encuentra en el campamiento Lago Verde, donde se sumerge de cabeza en la aventura de su vida debido a una antigua maldición familiar. Él y sus pintorescos compañeros de campamento tienen que cavar un hoyo al día mientras tratan de descubrir el misterio de lo que realmente pasa allí en medio de la nada
The seeker the dark is rising ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During Christmas break from school, a seemingly typical teenager discovers that he is anything but ordinary. As the seventh son of a seventh son, Will Stanton is The Seeker - a chosen warrior destined to restore the delicate earthly balance between Light and Dark. Guided by ancient protectors of the Light, young Will must travel through time to gather the hidden signs that hold the ultimate power to protect the world
Won't back down ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frustrated by her dyslexic daughter's struggles at a failing inner-city school, Jamie Fitzpatrick tries to enroll her somewhere else. When this fails, Jamie recruits a disillusioned but caring teacher to try to fix the broken school
Chasing Mavericks ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When 15-year-old Jay Moriarty (Weston) discovers that the mythical Mavericks surf break is real, he reaches out to local surfing legend Frosty Hesson (Butler) to train him to ride it. What begins as a mentorship turns into an extraordinary bond that transforms both their lives, as Jay and Frosty learn valuable lessons about conquering fear in pursuit of your dreams"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Walden
Walden Beverly Hills, Calif
Walden Media
Walden Media Beverly Hills, Calif
Languages
English (164)
Chinese (1)
Spanish (1)
Turkish (1)
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