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Margaret Wise Brown

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(1910 - 1952)

Margaret Wise Brown

Margaret Wise Brown was a prolific American writer of children’s books, including the picture books Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny, both illustrated by Clement Hurd.

Margaret wrote under the pseudonyms of Juniper Sage, Timothy Hay, and Golden MacDonald



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Seven Stories about a Cat Named Sneakers (1955)

Sneakers is a little black cat with four white paws.

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Jean Charlot

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Sheep Don’t Count Sheep (2003)

A lamb has difficulty falling asleep so he counts …

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Benrei Huang

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SHHHhhhh. . . BANG: a whispering book (1943)

The people of Skyscraper Town had whispered for so long they forgot how wonderful noise can be.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Robert de Veyrac

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Sleep Little Angel (2012)

A lullaby from the master.

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Stephen Gulbis

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Sleep Tight, Sleepy Bears (2012)

Another lullaby from the archives.

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Julie Clay

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Sleepy ABC (1953)

An ABC poem to carry you off to sleep.

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Esphyr Slobodkina

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Sleepy ABC (2010)

A poetical ABC to send you off to sleep.

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Karen Katz

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Sneakers the Seaside Cat (2003)

Sneakers takes a holiday by the sea.

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Anne Mortimer

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The Streamlined Pig (1938)

When floods threaten the rich boy’s farm, he hires a fleet of airplanes to rescue the animals.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Kurt Wiese

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Sunshine and Snowballs (2013)

A boy and girl explore the seasons of the year.

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Charlotte Cooke

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Things I Like (1982)

A picture book showing animals doing and liking all sorts of things.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Garth Williams

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Three Little Animals (1956)

The two older little animals decide to dress up and go out and see the world of men. The littlest animal makes a suit of clothes then follows them and brings them home.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Garth Williams

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Two Little Miners (1949)

Two little miners meet far underground. The second edition has all color illustrations.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Edith Thacher Hurd
Illustrator(s): Richard Scarry

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Wait Till the Moon Is Full (1948)

When the moon is full the little raccoon comes out to play.

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Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Garth Williams

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Wheel on the Chimney (1954)

The story of a family of storks as they migrate from Africa to Hungary to raise their brood, then return in the fall.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Tibor Gergely

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The Whispering Rabbit, and Other Stories (1965)

Includes The Whispering Rabbit, Scupper’s Song, The Friendly Book, The Golden Egg Book and poems.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator(s): Lilian Obligado
Garth Williams

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