Most widely held works about Pat Mora
Most widely held works by Pat Mora
Tomás and the library lady by Pat Mora ( Book )
23 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,258 libraries worldwide
While helping his family in their work as migrant laborers far from their home, Tomás finds an entire world to explore in the books at the local public library.
Book fiesta! : celebrate Children's Day/book day = Celebremos el día de los niños/el día de los libros by Pat Mora ( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,926 libraries worldwide
Children read aloud in various settings to celebrate of El día de los niños, or Children's Day, in this bilingual story. Includes facts about Mexico's annual celebration of children and the book fiestas that are often included.
Doña Flor : a tall tale about a giant woman with a great big heart by Pat Mora ( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,729 libraries worldwide
Doña Flor, a giant lady with a big heart, sets off to protect her neighbors from what they think is a dangerous animal, but soon discovers the tiny secret behind the huge noise.
Gracias by Pat Mora ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
A young multiracial boy celebrates family, friendship, and fun by telling about some of the everyday things for which he is thankful.
Uno, dos, tres = One, two, three by Pat Mora ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 1,281 libraries worldwide
Pictures depict two sisters going from shop to shop buying birthday presents for their mother. Rhyming text presents numbers from one to ten in English and Spanish.
A birthday basket for Tía by Pat Mora ( Book )
31 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,220 libraries worldwide
With the help and interference of her cat Chica, Cecilia prepares a surprise gift for her great-aunt's ninetieth birthday.
House of houses by Pat Mora ( Book )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,038 libraries worldwide
Pat Mora writes of the struggles of her family growing up in Texas and how her family are transformed by the magic and healing each member offers the others in ritual, language, stories, and recipes.
Yum! mmmm! qué rico! : Americas' sproutings by Pat Mora ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
"From blueberries to vanilla, indigenous foods of the Americas are celebrated in this collection of haiku, which also includes information about each food's origins"--Provided by publisher.
Abuelos by Pat Mora ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 982 libraries worldwide
Young Ray and Amelia move to a new village in New Mexico and experience the fright and fun of "los abuelos" for the first time. In the cold months of midwinter, village men disappear to disguise themselves as scary old men and then descend on the children, teasing them and asking if they've been good.
Love to mamá : a tribute to mothers ( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 957 libraries worldwide
Thirteen Latin American poets present a collection of works that combine English and Spanish and describe the bonds between mothers, grandmothers, and children.
Pablo's tree by Pat Mora ( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 953 libraries worldwide
Each year on his birthday, a young Mexican American boy looks forward to seeing how his grandfather has decorated the tree he planted on the day the boy was adopted. Ever since his daughter adopted young Pablo, grandfather decorates a tree on the anniversary of the boy's arrival.
The rainbow tulip by Pat Mora ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 935 libraries worldwide
A Mexican-American first-grader experiences the difficulties and pleasures of being different when she wears a tulip costume with all the colors of the rainbow for the school May Day parade.
A library for Juana : the world of Sor Juana Inés by Pat Mora ( Book )
6 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 922 libraries worldwide
A biography of the seventeenth-century Mexican poet, learned in many subjects, who became a nun later in life.
Listen to the desert = Oye al desierto by Pat Mora ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 876 libraries worldwide
A bilingual poem which describes some of the sounds of nature in a desert.
Agua santa Holy water by Pat Mora ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 871 libraries worldwide
Collection of poems by a Chicana poet celebrating the grace and spirit of mothers, daughters, lovers, and goddesses.
Nepantla : essays from the land in the middle by Pat Mora ( Book )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 842 libraries worldwide
The desert is my mother = El desierto es mi madre by Pat Mora ( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 813 libraries worldwide
A poetic depiction of the desert as the provider of comfort, food, spirit, and life.
The race of toad and deer by Pat Mora ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
With the help of his friends, Tio Sapo, the toad, defeats the overconfident Tio Venado, the deer, in a race.
A piñata in a pine tree : a Latino twelve days of Christmas by Pat Mora ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 781 libraries worldwide
In this adaptation of the folk song "The Twelve Days of Christmas," friends exchange such gifts as a piñata and "cuatro luminarias." Includes pronunciation and glossary of Spanish words and a description of Christmas foods and other holiday traditions from different Latin American countries.
Confetti : poems for children by Pat Mora ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Poems celebrating the beauty of the Southwest as experienced by a Mexican American girl who lives there.
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