WorldCat Identities

Wegner, Fritz

Overview
Works: 101 works in 290 publications in 4 languages and 4,670 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Ghost stories  Humorous fiction  Poetry  Fantasy fiction  History  Songs and music  Adventure stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Translator, Other, Photographer, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.F5992, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Fritz Wegner
 
Most widely held works by Fritz Wegner
Jacob Two-Two meets the Hooded Fang by Mordecai Richler( Book )

48 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unjustly imprisoned by the Hooded Fang and other big people, Jacob Two-Two awaits the aid of the members of Child Power to free him and two hundred other children
The giant baby by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a famous doctor, a criminal trial, a kidnapping, a gang of desperate men, a little girl who wanted a brother and an enormous baby
The tale of the turnip by Brian Alderson( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a poor farmer grows a gigantic turnip and the king pays him handsomely for it, the envious town squire tries to get an even bigger reward for one of his horses
The strange affair of Adelaide Harris by Leon Garfield( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An experiment to see if a wolf will adopt an abandoned baby turns into a desperate situation for two schoolboys in early nineteenth-century England when the child is recovered by well-meaning passersby
Head it in the playground by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

7 editions published between 1935 and 1991 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems which won the 1990 Signal Poetry Award. The author also wrote the Happy Families series, Ten in a Bed, Woof!, Please Mrs Butler, The Mighty Slide and Ha Ha Bonk Book
Master Bun the baker's boy by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bertie Bun was born to be a baker. His mum is a baker. His dad is a baker. Even his grandparents were bakers. But Bertie has a big problem - he's bored of bread! He wants to be a butcher's boy, or a bus-driver's boy or even a balloonist's boy - and his wishes are going to land him in lots of trouble
Friendly matches by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of football poems covering a range of different aspects of the game, for example, referees, team talk, the 1966 World Cup, written in different verse forms including sonnets, rhyming couplets and narrative poems
Ms Cliff the climber by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of the ups and downs, and tangles, in the life of Clara Cliff who marries, has children, divorces, remarries and has more children, with more than the usual quota of family fun and adventures
Carter is a painter's cat by Carolyn Sloan( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Being a painter's cat can be quite a trial, especially when your forgetful master paints you blue or too thin or even invisible
Wizards and witches by Frances Wilkins( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of witches and sorcerers from many ages and many countries, from medieval alchemists to Tituba of the Salem witch trials, an African witch-doctor, and legendary characters like Merlin and Doctor Faustus
The wicked tricks of Till Owlyglass by Michael Rosen( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Till Owlyglass was the wickedest trickster in Germany, never happier than when he was making a fool of someone. Everyone told stories about his mischievous pranks - and they still do today, over five centuries after he lived
The dribblesome teapots and other incredible stories by Norman Hunter( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten amusing and ingenious modern fairy tales which include kings, queens, and dragons
El estornudo by David Lloyd( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader is asked to choose the most likely possibilities in putting together combinations of girl, man, dog, hat, bench, ball, newspaper, and suitcase to create a story
Mrs. Butler Songbook by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impractical chimney-sweep by Rosemary Anne Sisson( Book )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John William's father was a practical chimney sweep. So, John William set out on his own to prove that he was practical too. Through many adventures it became clear that although his way was not everyone else's, it served his purpose well
Memories of an inattentive childhood by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adoption was a shameful business then in many people's eyes, the babies being mostly illegitimate. Allan Ahlberg was adopted as a baby. In 1938 he was picked up in London by his new mother and taken back to Oldbury in the Black Country. Now one of the most successful children's book writers in the world, in 'The Bucket' he describes an oddly enchanted childhood lived out in an industrial town during the 1940s, in conditions which today we might describe as 'deprived'
Dust-up at the royal disco, and other incredible stories by Norman Hunter( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grimm's fairy tales by Amabel Williams-Ellis( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ghost in the noonday sun by Sid Fleischman( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Oliver tries to escape from pirates who take him to an island to find the ghost and treasure of Gentleman Jack
John Cunliffe's giant stories by John A Cunliffe( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.45 (from 0.20 for The ghost ... to 0.81 for John Cunli ...)

The giant baby
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The giant babyThe tale of the turnipHead it in the playgroundMaster Bun the baker's boyFriendly matchesMs Cliff the climberThe wicked tricks of Till OwlyglassJohn Cunliffe's giant stories
Alternative Names
Fritz Wegner

Fritz Wegner Austria-born British artist, illustrator

Fritz Wegner Austrian artist

Fritz Wegner illustrator

Fritz Wegner österreichisch-britischer Illustrator und Künstler

James Fritz Wegner

Βέγκνερ Φριτζ (1924-2015)

Languages
English (144)

Spanish (13)

German (3)

Chinese (1)