WorldCat Identities

Dorros, Arthur

Overview
Works: 74 works in 297 publications in 6 languages and 26,928 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Big books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.D7294, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Arthur Dorros
 
Most widely held works by Arthur Dorros
Abuela by Arthur Dorros( Book )

37 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 3,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While riding on a bus with her grandmother, a little girl imagines that they are carried up into the sky and fly over the sights of New York City
Ant cities by Arthur Dorros( Book )

29 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how ants live and work together to build and maintain their cities
Papá and me by Arthur Dorros( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bilingual boy and his father, who only speaks Spanish, spend a day together
Isla by Arthur Dorros( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl and her grandmother take an imaginary journey to the Caribbean island where her mother grew up and where some of her family still lives
What makes day and night by Franklyn M Branley( Book )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple explanation of how the rotation of the earth causes night and day
Rain forest secrets by Arthur Dorros( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics, various forms of plant and animal life, and destruction of the world's rain forests
This is my house by Arthur Dorros( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations depict the different types of houses lived in by children all over the world. On each page "This is my house" will appear in the appropriate native language
Tonight is Carnaval by Arthur Dorros( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family in South America eagerly prepares for the excitement of Carnaval
Feel the wind by Arthur Dorros( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what causes wind and how it affects our environment. Includes instructions for making a weathervane
Radio Man = Don Radio : a story in English and Spanish by Arthur Dorros( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As he travels with his family of migrant farmworkers, Diego relies on his radio to provide him with companionship and help connect him to all the different places in which he lives
Follow the water from brook to ocean by Arthur Dorros( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Explains how water flows from brooks, to streams, to rivers, over waterfalls, through canyons and dams, to eventually reach the ocean."--Title page verso
Magic secrets by Rose Wyler( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers easy magic tricks for the aspiring young magician
A tree is growing by Arthur Dorros( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Arabic and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells about the structure of trees and how they grow, as well as their uses
Animal tracks by Arthur Dorros( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the tracks and signs left by various animals, including the raccoon, duck, frog, black bear, and human
City chicken by Arthur Dorros( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egged on by the cat next door, a chicken from the city visits the country to see what she's been missing, and finds that it's not "all it's cracked up to be."
The fungus that ate my school by Arthur Dorros( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the students are home for spring break the fungus they are growing in their classroom grows and grows and grows
Elephant families by Arthur Dorros( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the unique qualities, status as an endangered species, and familial behavior of elephants
Abuelo by Arthur Dorros( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Together, a young boy and his abuelo (grandfather) go camping, ride horses, and even confront a mountain lion. Soon, the boy's family moves to the city from the country, away from Abuelo, and it is the boy's memories that help him adjust to his new life."--
When the pigs took over by Arthur Dorros( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Carlos likes to do everything in a big way, but his idea to serve lots of snails in his restaurant nearly destroys the whole village
Julio's magic by Arthur Dorros( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young artist discovers the power of friendship when he helps his mentor win a prestigious wood-carving contest
 
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Abuela
Alternative Names
Arthur Dorros Amerikaans schrijver

Arthur Dorros Children's writer and illustrator

ドロス, A

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Ant citiesPapá and meIslaWhat makes day and nightRain forest secretsThis is my houseTonight is CarnavalFeel the wind