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Mora, Pat

Overview
Works: 130 works in 452 publications in 5 languages and 42,599 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Picture books  Biography  Folklore  Legends  Music‡vTexts  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Interviewee, Editor, Narrator
Classifications: PS3563.O73, [E]
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Most widely held works about Pat Mora
 
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Tomás and the library lady by Pat Mora( Book )
32 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,131 WorldCat member 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, which has a significant impact on the boy when he grows up to be Chancellor of the University of California, Riverside
Book fiesta! : celebrate Children's Day/book day = Celebremos el día de los niños/el día de los libros by Pat Mora( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 2,254 WorldCat member 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 )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,870 WorldCat member 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 )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,652 WorldCat member 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 )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pictures depict two sisters going from shop to shop buying birthday presents for their mother
A birthday basket for Tía by Pat Mora( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help and interference of her cat Chica, Cecilia prepares a surprise gift for her great-aunt's ninetieth birthday
Yum! mmmm! qué rico! : Americas' sproutings by Pat Mora( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,221 WorldCat member 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 )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member 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
The race of toad and deer by Pat Mora( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of his friends, Tio Sapo, the toad, defeats the overconfident Tio Venado, the deer, in a race
Pablo's tree by Pat Mora( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member 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
The rainbow tulip by Pat Mora( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 995 WorldCat member 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
Love to mamá : a tribute to mothers ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member 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
Listen to the desert = Oye al desierto by Pat Mora( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bilingual poem which describes some of the sounds of nature in a desert
Agua santa Holy water by Pat Mora( )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of poems by a Chicana poet celebrating the grace and spirit of mothers, daughters, lovers, and goddesses
A piñata in a pine tree : a Latino twelve days of Christmas by Pat Mora( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member 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
The night the moon fell : a Maya myth by Pat Mora( Book )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a gust from her grandfather's blowgun causes Luna to tumble from the sky and fall into the ocean, the little fishes help her rise once again, in an updated retelling of a traditional Mopan Maya myth from Belize
The desert is my mother = El desierto es mi madre by Pat Mora( Book )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poetic depiction of the desert as the provider of comfort, food, spirit, and life
A library for Juana : the world of Sor Juana Inés by Pat Mora( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the seventeenth-century Mexican poet, learned in many subjects, who became a nun later in life
Dizzy in your eyes : poems about love by Pat Mora( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beloved children's book author and speaker Pat Mora has written an original collection of poems, each with a different teen narrator sharing unique thoughts, moments, sadness, or heart's desire. Also included are the author's footnotes on the various types of poetic forms used throughout to help demystify poetry and showcase its accessibility
Delicious hullabaloo by Pat Mora( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this poem in English and Spanish, lizards, armadillos, and other creatures of the night make merry beneath the desert moon, enjoying the strains of a mariachi band and gobbling lots of delicious food
 
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Alternative Names
Mora, P.
モーラ, パット
Languages
English (192)
Spanish (29)
Japanese (2)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
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