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Delacre, Lulu

Overview
Works: 77 works in 206 publications in 5 languages and 21,477 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  History  Lullabies  Songs  Poetry  Legends  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.D3696, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Lulu Delacre
 
Most widely held works by Lulu Delacre
Rafi and Rosi : Carnival! by Lulu Delacre( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 3,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Latin American tree frogs, mischievous Rafi and his younger sister Rosi, enjoy the events of Puerto Rico's Carnival season
The bossy gallito = El gallo de bodas ; a traditional Cuban folktale by Lucía M González( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this cumulative Cuban folktale, a bossy rooster dirties his beak when he eats a kernel of corn and must find a way to clean it before his parrot uncle's wedding. Includes a glossary of Spanish words and information about the different birds in the story
The storyteller's candle by Lucía M González( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the early days of the Great Depression, New York City's first Puerto Rican librarian, Pura Belpré, introduces the public library to immigrants living in El Barrio and hosts the neighborhood's first Three Kings' Day fiesta
Arrorró, mi niño : Latino lullabies and gentle games( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of nursery rhymes, finger play games, and lullabies from the major Latino groups living in the United States today
Salsa stories by Lulu Delacre( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories within the story of a family celebration where the guests relate their memories of growing up in various Latin American countries. Also contains recipes. Salsa music blares from the stereo. One by one, friends and family, who come from all around Latin America, arrive at Carmen Teresa's house to cook, dance, gossip, and play dominoes. And the New Year's Day celebration begins. When a neighbor gives Carmen Teresa a blank notebook as a holiday present, she doesn't know how she will fill it. The guests all have ideas of what she should do with her book. They decide she should fill it with stories about their childhoods. And everyone has a story to tell. But Carmen Teresa, who loves to cook, surprises everyone with how she will use her beautiful new present. With energy, sensitivity, and warmth, Lulu Delacre introduces readers to a symphony of colorful characters whose stories dance through a year of Latin American holidays and customs. And readers will also be treated to recipes for the irresistible foods that appear in each story. When Lulu Delacre set out to collect family recipes for a cookbook of traditional Latin American foods, she discovered something amazing. "How often the flavors of our childhood," says Ms. Delacre, "unlock memories from our past." It was this discovery that inspired her also to collect those memories that her friends and family recalled. And she based Salsa Stories on those recollections
Arroz con leche : popular songs and rhymes from Latin America( )

1 edition published in 1989 in Spanish and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional Latin American songs and rhymes, in Spanish and English, with the music included
Señor Cat's romance and other favorite stories from Latin America by Lucía M González( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of popular tales told to young children in places such as Argentina, Cuba, Colombia, Nicaragua, and Mexico
Golden tales : myths, legends, and folktales from Latin America by Lulu Delacre( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve classic tales from Latin America - before and after the days of Columbus
Las Navidades : popular Christmas songs from Latin America( )

2 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bilingual collection of popular Christmas songs from Latin America, illustrated to depict the Hispanic culture's rich and exuberant holiday celebrations
Nathan's fishing trip by Lulu Delacre( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in French and English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas Alexander takes Nathan on his first fishing trip, but after great difficulty in catching a trout, they haven't got the heart to eat it
Nathan's balloon adventure by Lulu Delacre( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not a very welcome passenger, Nathan the elephant saves the day and makes a friend when the hot air balloon carrying him and two mice runs out of fuel
Vejigante masquerader by Lulu Delacre( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against all odds, a resourceful Puerto Rican boy manages to get a costume together for Carnival
¡Olinguito, de la A a la Z! : descubriendo el bosque nublado = Olinguito, from A to Z! : unveiling the cloud forest by Lulu Delacre( Book )

3 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Uses the framework of the alphabet to present information about plants and animals of the cloud forest on the western slopes of the Ecuadorian Andes and the 2013 discovery of the olinguito. Includes additional information about the cloud forest and the discovery of the olinguito, a map, a glossary, an author's note, and author's sources"--
Rafi y Rosi by Lulu Delacre( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafi Coquí y su hermanita Rosi juegan en la arena de la playa, van a acampar junto a la bahía, y tratan de trasplantar un árbol mangle. Así aprenden algo sobre las plantas y los animales de Puerto Rico
Shake it, Morena! : and other folklore from Puerto Rico( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of games, songs, traditions, and stories from Puerto Rico
Time for school, Nathan! by Lulu Delacre( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nathan the elephant triumphs on his first day of school when he learns how to divide his attention between school and his jealous best friend, Nicholas Alexander
Maria and Mr. Feathers by Hannah Kimball( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her parakeet Mr. Feathers rescues Maria when she dreams she has been captured by pirates
Peter Cottontail's Easter book by Lulu Delacre( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While delivering his eggs on Easter morning, Peter Cottontail loses the most important egg. Includes a new Easter version of "Itiskit, Itaskit," music, a description of Easter and spring symbols, and suggestions for dyeing eggs and finding eggs hidden in the illustrations
De oro y esmeraldas : mitos, leyendas y cuentos populares de Latinoamérica by Lulu Delacre( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tales from Latin America celebrate the literature, native cultures, and history of countries including Puerto Rico, Mexico, Colombia, and Bolivia
Los zapaticos de rosa by José Martí( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl with pink shoes befriends a sick child she meets at the beach
 
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Rafi and Rosi : Carnival!
Alternative Names
Lulu Delacre Puerto Rican writer

델라크레, 룰루

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The bossy gallito = El gallo de bodas ; a traditional Cuban folktaleThe storyteller's candleArrorró, mi niño : Latino lullabies and gentle gamesSalsa storiesArroz con leche : popular songs and rhymes from Latin AmericaSeñor Cat's romance and other favorite stories from Latin AmericaGolden tales : myths, legends, and folktales from Latin AmericaLas Navidades : popular Christmas songs from Latin America