Imatge de l'autor

Bill Martin, Jr. (1916–2004)

Autor/a de Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?

217+ obres 58,033 Membres 2,162 Ressenyes 5 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Children's writer Bill Martin, Jr. was born and raised in Hiawatha, Kansas. Ironically, the future early childhood educator had difficulty reading until he taught himself, before graduating with a teaching certificate from Emporia State University. After graduation, he taught high school drama and mostra'n més journalism in Kansas. He served in the Army Air Force as a newspaper editor during World War II. He wrote his first book, The Little Squeegy Bug, for his brother, Bernard, an artist, to illustrate while recuperating from war wounds. It was published in 1945 and the brothers would go on to collaborate on 10 more books by 1955. He earned a master's degree and doctorate in early childhood education from Northwestern University and became principal of an elementary school in Evanston, Ill., where he developed innovative reading programs. In 1962 Martin moved to New York City to become editor of the school division of Holt, Rhinehart and Winston where he developed the literature-based reading programs Sounds of Language and The Instant Readers. Martin returned to full-time writing in 1972 and ended up writing over three hundred children's books during his career. His titles include; Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What do You See?, Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What do you Hear?, The Ghost-Eye Tree, Barn Dance, and Chicka, Chicka, Boom, Boom. He died on August 11, 2004 at the age of 88. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys

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Obres de Bill Martin, Jr.

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (1989) 14,501 exemplars
Chicka Chicka 1, 2, 3 (2004) 3,560 exemplars
Knots on a Counting Rope (1987) 1,915 exemplars
Here Are My Hands (1985) 1,299 exemplars
Chicka Chicka ABC (1990) 1,212 exemplars
Barn Dance! (1986) 1,048 exemplars
Ten Little Caterpillars (2011) 998 exemplars
The Ghost-Eye Tree (1985) 541 exemplars
I Pledge Allegiance (2002) 479 exemplars
Listen to the Rain (1988) 377 exemplars
The Maestro Plays (1994) 330 exemplars
"Fire! Fire!" Said Mrs. McGuire (1970) 287 exemplars
The Happy Hippopotami (1970) 255 exemplars
A Beasty Story (1999) 248 exemplars
Trick or Treat? (1970) 247 exemplars
Adam, Adam What Do You See? (2000) 234 exemplars
Spunky Little Monkey (2017) 214 exemplars
The Turning of the Year (1970) 171 exemplars
I Love Our Earth (2006) 159 exemplars
The Little Squeegy Bug (1967) 158 exemplars
Old Devil Wind (1971) 139 exemplars
Words (1993) 138 exemplars
Up and Down on the Merry-Go-Round (1988) 118 exemplars
Chicken Chuck (2000) 105 exemplars
Rock It, Sock It, Number Line (2001) 103 exemplars
Chicka Chicka Sticka Sticka (1896) 99 exemplars
Listen to Our World (2016) 72 exemplars
The Magic Pumpkin (1989) 71 exemplars
The Wizard (1970) 64 exemplars
I Am Freedom's Child (1993) 62 exemplars
Swish! (1997) 61 exemplars
Sounds of Numbers (1966) 49 exemplars
Sounds Around the Clock (1966) 45 exemplars
Sounds of the Storyteller (1572) 43 exemplars
Sounds of Laughter (1966) 39 exemplars
Sounds of Home (1966) 38 exemplars
The Joy of Drawing (1993) 37 exemplars
Sounds After Dark (1970) 36 exemplars
Sounds of a PowWow (1967) 33 exemplars
Yummy, Tum, Tee (1997) 23 exemplars
Sounds I Remember (1970) 23 exemplars
Noah, Noah, What Do You See? (2017) 22 exemplars
Sounds of Mystery (1967) 22 exemplars
Sounds of a Distant Drum (1967) 21 exemplars
Little Granny Quarterback (2001) 21 exemplars
Bing! Bang! Chugga! Beep! (2023) 20 exemplars
Tatty Mae & Catty Mae, (1970) 20 exemplars
Sounds of an Owly Night (1990) 19 exemplars
Armadillo Antics (2022) 19 exemplars
The Haunted House (1970) 18 exemplars
A Spooky Story (1970) 16 exemplars
Captain Tom Cat (1987) 14 exemplars
Little Princess Goodnight (1967) 13 exemplars
Sounds of a Hound Dog (1974) 12 exemplars
Welcome Home, Henry (1970) 12 exemplars
Sounds of a Young Hunter (1967) 12 exemplars
Caddie the Golf Dog (2002) 11 exemplars
Sounds Around the Mountain (1990) 10 exemplars
The Brave Little Indian (1951) 8 exemplars
David Was Mad (1967) 7 exemplars
Once There Were Bluebirds (1970) 6 exemplars
Ants Underground (1975) 6 exemplars
Wordsong (1987) 6 exemplars
Weather (1967) 5 exemplars
Bing! Bang! Chugga! Beep! (2023) 5 exemplars
A Mushroom is Growing (1975) 5 exemplars
Teach me to Pray (1950) 4 exemplars
Long Ago in Colonial Days (1964) 4 exemplars
Silver Stallion (1949) 4 exemplars
Green Eyed Stallion 4 exemplars
Sohn der blauen Pferde (1996) 4 exemplars
Lightning: A cowboy's colt (1948) 3 exemplars
Smoky Poky (1947) 3 exemplars
Lost Legends (1995) 3 exemplars
Sounds of language readers (1990) 3 exemplars
Wild Horse Roundup (1950) 3 exemplars
Counting Lightly (1971) 3 exemplars
Bears 3 exemplars
Palomino pony (1952) 2 exemplars
Optical Illusions 2 exemplars
Golden Arrow 2 exemplars
Delight in Numbers (1971) 2 exemplars
Vacuees (Act Now) (1983) 2 exemplars
11 And 3 Are Poetry (1971) 2 exemplars
City Scenes (1997) 2 exemplars
Wizard 2 exemplars
Frogs in a Pond 2 exemplars
My Crayons Talk 2 exemplars
Good Night Mr. Beetle (1958) 2 exemplars
Poppies Afield (1975) 2 exemplars
Messenger Bee (1975) 2 exemplars
4 3S Are 12 (Young Owl) (1971) 1 exemplars
Proud Peacock (1971) 1 exemplars
Moon Cycle (1975) 1 exemplars
From Head to toe 1 exemplars
Susie Moriar 1 exemplars
The Christmas Puppy 1 exemplars
Spökträdet (1989) 1 exemplars
Let's Eat 1 exemplars
Optical Illusions 1 exemplars
Weather 1 exemplars
Is Won's Victory 1 exemplars
Old Old Witch 1 exemplars

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janessagras | Hi ha 61 ressenyes més | Jun 6, 2024 |
kids love this book, they like to "read" it by themselves
 
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janessagras | Hi ha 707 ressenyes més | Jun 6, 2024 |
Independent reading level by children is roughly ages 4 to 6;
Awards: Has not won major literacy awards, but remains a beloved classic in children's literature.
 
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lprince83 | Hi ha 782 ressenyes més | Apr 30, 2024 |
This book is a fun way to learn the alphabet for young children. Learn what happens when too many leters go up the coconut tree! When reading the story, you can have the child repeat after you while telling the story to make it fun and educational.
 
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usagibunny1 | Apr 29, 2024 |

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Estadístiques

Obres
217
També de
2
Membres
58,033
Popularitat
#253
Valoració
4.2
Ressenyes
2,162
ISBN
777
Llengües
20
Preferit
5

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