Bill Martin Jr.

Bill Martin Jr.

Bill Martin Jr. was born on March 20th, 1916 and passed away at the age of 88 on August 11th, 2004.

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Bill Martin Jr. Stats: The highest rated book by Bill Martin Jr. on Book Notification is Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, the 2nd novel in the Chicka Chicka series. The second-highest rated book is Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? (Brown Bear and Friends #2).

The most read book by Bill Martin Jr. on Book Notification is Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, the 2nd novel in the Brown Bear and Friends series. The second most read book is Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (Chicka Chicka #2).

Below is a complete list of Bill Martin Jr. books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by Bill Martin Jr. is the Brown Bear and Friends Series.

List of Brown Bear and Friends Books in Publication Order

List of Chicka Chicka Books in Publication Order (with Michael Sampson, with John Archambault)

List of Kitty Cat, Kitty Cat Books in Publication Order (with Michael Sampson)

List of Owlet Book Books in Publication Order (with John Archambault)

List of Sounds of Language Readers Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1964
2
1966
3
1966
4
1966
5
1967
6
1967
7
1970
8
1972
9
1972
10
1974
11
1974
12
1974
13
1981
14
1990
15
1990
16
1991
17
1992
18
2007

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Children's Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1949
2
1950
3
1953
4
1958
5
1960
6
1967
7
1970
8
1970
9
I'm Going to Build a Supermarket One of These Days (With: Helen Baten, Barbara Von Molnar)
1970
10
1970
11
1970
12
1970
13
1970
14
1970
15
1970
16
1970
17
1970
18
1970
19
1970
20
1971
21
1971
22
1973
23
1979
24
1979
25
1979
26
1985
27
1985
28
1985
29
The Merry Months of Birds (With: Bernard Martin)
1989
30
My Days Are Made of Butterflies (With: Sano M. Galea'i Fa'apouli)
1989
31
1993
32
1997
33
The Mirror in Time (With: Michael Sampson)
2016

List of Picture Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Little Squeegy Bug (With: Michael Sampson)
1945
2
1946
3
Chicken Chuck (With: Bernard Martin)
1946
4
1967
5
1967
6
1970
7
1970
8
1970
9
1970
10
1970
11
1970
12
Trick or Treat? (With: Michael Sampson)
1970
13
1970
14
The Maestro Plays (With: Vladimir Radunsky)
1970
15
1970
16
1975
17
Barn Dance! (With: John Archambault)
1986
18
1986
19
1987
20
Knots on a Counting Rope (With: Ted Rand, John Archambault)
1987
21
1988
22
Listen to the Rain (With: John Archambault)
1988
23
1989
24
1989
25
Swish! (With: Michael Sampson)
1997
26
1999
27
Adam, Adam What Do You See? (With: Michael Sampson)
2000
28
Little Granny Quarterback (With: Michael Sampson)
2001
29
Rock It, Sock It, Number Line (With: Michael Sampson)
2001
30
I Pledge Allegiance (With: Michael Sampson)
2002
31
Caddie the Golf Dog (With: Michael Sampson)
2002
32
2006
33
2016
34
Spunky Little Monkey (With: Michael Sampson)
2017
35
Noah, Noah, What Do You See? (With: Michael Sampson)
2017
36
Armadillo Antics (With: Michael Sampson)
2022
37
Bing! Bang! Chugga! Beep! (With: Michael Sampson)
2023

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Plays in Publication Order

List of Bill Martin Jr. Anthologies in Publication Order

Bill Martin Jr.: Biography

Bill Martin Jr. was born on March 20th, 1916. Bill passed away August 11th, 2004 at 88 years old.

Bill Martin Jr. was the author of the Bill Martin Jr. Picture Books series which consists of 37 novels. The Bill Martin Jr. Picture Books series started in 1945 with the novel The Little Squeegy Bug. The most recently released novel in the Bill Martin Jr. Picture Books series was Bing! Bang! Chugga! Beep! which was released in 2023. There are no upcoming novels for the Bill Martin Jr. Picture Books series.

Bill Martin Jr. also wrote the Children's Books series which has 33 books including The Silver Stallion and Wild Horse Roundup.

Bill Martin Jr.: Awards & Accolades

Martin Jr.'s book, Spunky Little Monkey was nominated for the Goodreads Awards, Best Picture Books, in 2017.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Bill Martin Jr. are:

  1. Charles Dickens, author of the novel: A Tale of Two Cities.
  2. Liane Moriarty, author of the novel: Big Little Lies.
  3. John Boyne, author of the novel: The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.
  4. E.B. White, author of the novel: Charlotte's Web.
  5. Jon Scieszka, author of the novel: The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs.

Bill Martin Jr.: F.A.Q

When was Bill Martin Jr. Born?

Bill Martin Jr. was born on March 20th, 1916.

When did Bill Martin Jr. die?

Bill Martin Jr. died on August 11th, 2004 at 88 years old.

What was the first book Bill Martin Jr. wrote?

The first book written by Bill Martin Jr. was The Little Squeegy Bug, published in 1945.

What was the most recent book Bill Martin Jr. wrote?

Their most recently released work was Bing! Bang! Chugga! Beep! (a short story) on April 24th, 2023.

How many books has Bill Martin Jr. written?

Bill Martin Jr. has written 107 books across 10 series, excluding contributions to anthologies.
  • 5 books in the Brown Bear and Friends Series
  • 5 books in the Chicka Chicka Series
  • 3 books in the Kitty Cat, Kitty Cat Series
  • 2 books in the Owlet Book Series
  • 18 books in the Sounds of Language Readers Series
  • 1 Collections
  • 33 Children's Books
  • 37 Picture Books
  • 2 Non-Fiction Books
  • 1 Play

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