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Templeton, Gary

Overview
Works: 33 works in 134 publications in 1 language and 5,947 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Short films  Drama  Fiction  Stories in rhyme  Children's television programs  Animal films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Adapter
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4334
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gary Templeton
Corduroy : --and more stories about friendship( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corduroy: Corduroy tries to find his lost button, so that someone will finally take him home from the department store. Yo! Yes?: Two boys become friends and they no longer have to play alone. Here comes the cat!: A village of mice is about to be visited by a cat
Click, clack, moo, cows that type : and more fun on the farm( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doreen Cronin's hilarious tale about cows that type out their demands to Farmer Brown. Includes 6 more funny stories about animals
Curious George rides a bike --and more tales of mischief by H. A Rey( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curious George rides a bike: The man in the yellow hat gives Curious George a brand new bicycle ; The great white man-eating shark: Norvin, a boy who closely resembles a shark uses his talents to scare away all the swimmers at Caramel Cove, except for one female shark in love ; Flossie & the fox: Flossie meets up with a clever fox who has been making trouble around town
Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel : --and 3 more stories about trucks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel" prove that, although getting older and perhaps dated, they are still useful. A rowdy, ravenous New York City garbage truck declares, "Know what I do at night while you're asleep? I Eat your TRASH." Consuming everything from a to z, at the end of the day he can boast, "I Stink!" Mr. Gilly is a trash collector who drives a big blue truck from the school, to the park and the pizza parlor. At every stop, he picks up the trash, and transforms "Trashy Town" into a tidy town. "Dot the Fire Dog" sleeps by the firefighters' big rubber boots, suits up to answer an alarm, and rescues a tiny kitten. It is a good day for the firefighters, the firehouse, and Dot. One trash day, a young boy leaves his tricycle to play with a kite he retrieves from a trashcan. The trash men pick up the tricycle, which becomes "The Remarkable Riderless Runaway Tricycle" as it escapes crushing, eludes capture, and makes its way back to the boy
20 Halloween stories( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Halloween stories
There's a nightmare in my closet ; Amanda and the mysterious carpet by Mercer Mayer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's a nightmare in my closet: This program explores a child's most common fears in an entertaining manner, and will appeal not only to children but to everyone whose imagination turned their bedroom into a scary place once the lights went out
Stories from near and far( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hot hippo: Hippo was hot. He longed to live in the water like the fishes instead of on dry land. But such a change required permission from Ngai, the god of Everything and Everywhere. Possum magic: An Australian possum named Hush used to think that the magic used by Grandma Poss to make her invisible was fun - until, one day, Hush wants to know what she looks like. Together they must find a way to make Hush's wish come true. Tikki Tikki Tembo: What's in a name? A great deal according to the Chinese of long ago who honored their first son with a grand, long name. But as the viewers of this tongue-in-cheek film soon discover, such names can be very dangerous. I, Crocodile: An Egyptian crocodile lives happily in his new home in Paris, until a chef tries to turn him into dinner. The crocodile escapes through the sewer and lives to tell about his newest gastronomic joy - people!
A boy, a dog and a frog by Mercer Mayer( Visual )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of a small boy and his dog as they spend a day trying to capture a playful frog at a nearby pond. Finally, the boy and the dog give up and return home. The frog becomes lonely and decides to follow the two back to the house, where all three are reunited in the bathtub
Frog on his own by Mercer Mayer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a walk in the park with his friends, Frog decides to do some exploring on his own
Angus and the ducks by Marjorie Flack( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angus, the curious Scottish terrier, takes advantage of an open door to find out what's making the noise on the other side of the tall hedge
Space case( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the thing from outer space visits earth, it is taken first for a trick-or-treater and then for a robot
A pocket for Corduroy : and more stories about friendship by Don Freeman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the story by Don Freeman about a toy bear in search of a pocket for himself. He hunts for one in a laundromat, where he gets into a bit of a mess and finds himself in strange surroundings
Frog where are you? by Mercer Mayer( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy and his dog suffer through several adventures while searching for a pet frog that escaped during the night
Angus lost( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Angus is a very curious, very clever Scottish terrier, whose curiosity gets him into a number of close scrapes in this film. Without spoken words
Mouse around( Visual )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little mouse has a wonderful journey all around town when he falls from his nest into a plumber's tool belt
Let's give Kitty a bath by Stephen Lindblom( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two bored children looking for something to do decide that the family cat could use a bath. But the cat has very different ideas
 
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A boy, a dog and a frog
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A pocket for Corduroy : and more stories about friendship