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Olsen, Chris 1970-

Overview
Works: 84 works in 157 publications in 1 language and 5,856 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Animated television programs  Children's television programs  Drama  Television programs  Religious television programs  Television comedies  Fantasy television programs 
Roles: Director, Producer, Performer, Actor
Classifications: PN1992.8.C46, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chris Olsen
VeggieTales( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edmund writes to Bob and Larry with a big problem. His pet hamster has disappeared, after he accidentally left the top off its cage. Can Bob and Larry help him? Larry decides to dig deep into the 'Veggie Vault' to find a solution. But what is the 'Veggie Vault' and why does Larry hide it in his sock drawer? And how did a sock puppet and a story-telling donkey get in there? Join the whole VeggieTales crew for this unique collection of short stories and songs. VeggieTales is an English language animated children's series featuring anthropomorphic vegetables and conveying moral themes based on Christianity, spliced with joking references to pop culture
Larry-boy! and the fib from outer space( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange visitor from outer space advises Junior Asparagus to lie to his father about a broken bowling plate. Lies have a way of growing. Soon the little fib grows into a big monster. Only super-hero Larry-boy! can stop him
The toy that saved Christmas by Phil Vischer( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appearing in his own TV commercials, unscrupulous toy maker Wally P. Nezzer has convinced all of Dinkletown that "Christmas is when you get stuff!" With the town's children begging for more toys, it's sure to be the worst Christmas ever, that is until one brave little Buzz-Saw Louie doll decides to take matters into his own hands
Josh and the big wall!( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 40 years of wandering in the desert, the children of Israel finally get to go to the Promised Land! One little thing they've overlooked though ... Jericho!
VeggieTales. a lesson in self-worth by Inc Big Idea( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers two reassuring faith-based stories that encourage positive self-worth. A Snoodle's tale: Poor Snoodle is literally weighed down by other folks perceptions of him, as rendered in doodles. But Snoodle learns that we are all beautiful despite what others might try to convince us of. Dr. Jiggle & Mr. Sly: The dance loving Dr. Jiggle feels too embarrassed to boogie because he feels like a blob, but a little potion and - presto, change-o - he is transformed in to the hip-swinging sensation Mr. Sly
Veggie Tales : Heroes of the Bible!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Daniel and the lion's den," Larry the Cucumber (as Daniel) finds himself in deep trouble thanks to the King's conniving wisemen, played by a trio of slippery scallions. In an exciting finish, Daniel learns that even in the lion's den, he is still in God's hands. In "Dave and the giant pickle," Junior Asparagus (as David) is pitted against a really mean, really big pickle! In the end, little Dave learns that it makes no difference whether you're 9-feet tall or 2-feet tall-- with God's help, even little guys can do big things. In "Esther, the girl who became queen," a small-town girl wakes up with the weight of the world on her sholders and the fate of her people in her hands. Can she find the courage to do what's right?
Heroes of the Bible!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The story of Flibber-o-loo," the parable of the Good Samaritan is brought to life. Through rhyme and song, kids learn that loving your neighbor means helping those in need-- even if they don't live next door! In" Rack, Shack & Benny," Nebby K. Nezzer builds a 90-foot chocolate bunny and three guys named Rack, Shack and Benny learn just how risky it can be to stand up for your beliefs. "Josh and the big wall": surrounded by hugh walls and bristling with really annoying peas, no one gets to the Promised Land without going through Jericho first! Joshua (Larry the Cucumber) has directions from God, but they sound kind of-- well, weird. In the end, Joshua and the children of Israel have to decide whether it's better to do things their way or God's way
God wants me to forgive them!?!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two fully animated stories that teach children a Biblical perspective on forgiveness. In "The grapes of wrath," what do you do when a bunch of very cranky grapes make fun of five-year old Jr. Asparagus? Can Jr.'s dad show the grapes the error of their ways? Will Jr. ever be able to forgive them? In "Larry's lagoon, " a three hour boat tour takes a turn for the worst when first mate Larry absentmindedly crashes into an uncharted tropical island! Can Skipper Bob and the passengers possibly forgive Larry for making such a huge blunder?
VeggieTales( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two animated stories that teach children a Biblical perspective on handling everyday fears
VeggieTales. a lesson in thankfulness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ninth original Veggie Tales video from the award-winning artists at Big Idea Productions, 'Madame Blueberry' teaches kids why God wants us to be thankful for what we have
VeggieTales( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snoodles are curious folk who eat pancakes with noodles. This is the touching story of Snoodle-Doo a lovable character who learns that the way others see him doesn't matter at all, because God sees how special and beautiful each of us is, and that's just how we should see ourselves. In the Story of Flibber-o-loo, the inhabitants of two towns must decide what is more important, living with war, or making peace
Where's God when I'm scared( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two animated stories that teach children a Biblical perspective on handling everyday fears
Heroes of the Bible!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The story of Flibber-o-loo," the parable of the Good Samaritan is brought to life. Through rhyme and song, kids learn that loving your neighbor means helping those in need-- even if they don't live next door! In" Rack, Shack & Benny," Nebby K. Nezzer builds a 90-foot chocolate bunny and three guys named Rack, Shack and Benny learn just how risky it can be to stand up for your beliefs. "Josh and the big wall": surrounded by hugh walls and bristling with really annoying peas, no one gets to the Promised Land without going through Jericho first! Joshua (Larry the Cucumber) has directions from God, but they sound kind of-- well, weird. In the end, Joshua and the children of Israel have to decide whether it's better to do things their way or God's way
God wants me to forgive them?!? by Big Idea Productions( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two fully animated stories that teach children a Biblical perspective on forgiveness. In "The grapes of wrath," what do you do when a bunch of very cranky grapes make fun of five-year old Jr. Asparagus? Can Jr.'s dad show the grapes the error of their ways? Will Jr. ever be able to forgive them? In "Larry's lagoon, " a three hour boat tour takes a turn for the worst when first mate Larry absentmindedly crashes into an uncharted tropical island! Can Skipper Bob and the passengers possibly forgive Larry for making such a huge blunder?
Veggietales: The toy that saved Christmas( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children of Dinkletown are so caught up in the commercial aspect of Christmas, that a Buzz-Saw Louie doll decides to step in
VeggieTales. stand up, stand tall, stand strong!( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The story of Flibber-o-loo," the parable of the Good Samaritan is brought to life. Through rhyme and song, kids learn that loving your neighbor means helping those in need-- even if they don't live next door! In" Rack, Shack & Benny," Nebby K. Nezzer builds a 90-foot chocolate bunny and three guys named Rack, Shack and Benny learn just how risky it can be to stand up for your beliefs. "Josh and the big wall": surrounded by hugh walls and bristling with really annoying peas, no one gets to the Promised Land without going through Jericho first! Joshua (Larry the Cucumber) has directions from God, but they sound kind of-- well, weird. In the end, Joshua and the children of Israel have to decide whether it's better to do things their way or God's way
VeggieTales( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The story of Flibber-o-loo," the parable of the Good Samaritan is brought to life. Through rhyme and song, kids learn that loving your neighbor means helping those in need-- even if they don't live next door! In" Rack, Shack & Benny," Nebby K. Nezzer builds a 90-foot chocolate bunny and three guys named Rack, Shack and Benny learn just how risky it can be to stand up for your beliefs. "Josh and the big wall": surrounded by hugh walls and bristling with really annoying peas, no one gets to the Promised Land without going through Jericho first! Joshua (Larry the Cucumber) has directions from God, but they sound kind of-- well, weird. In the end, Joshua and the children of Israel have to decide whether it's better to do things their way or God's way
Where's God when I'm scared?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two fully animated stories that teach children a Biblical perspective on handling everyday fears
Big Idea's VeggieTales double feature. lessons in telling the truth and the power of words( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry-Boy and the Rumor Weed: Junior Asparagus and Laura Carrot learn just how easily rumors get started when they accidentally launch a whopper about Larry-Boy's butler, Alfred! Before they know it, their little story is spreading all over Bumblyburg like a weed
Dave and the giant pickle( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the story of David and Goliath, with vegetables as the main characters
 
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VeggieTales Where's God when I'm scared
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Where's God when I'm scaredHeroes of the Bible!
Alternative Names
Olsen, Christopher Kai

Languages
English (61)