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Mora, Pat

Overview
Works: 151 works in 445 publications in 3 languages and 40,622 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Picture books  Biography  Music‡vTexts  Christmas stories 
Roles: Interviewee, Editor, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.M78819, [E]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pat Mora
Tomás and the library lady by Pat Mora ( Book )
30 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,092 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
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 2,190 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 )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,856 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 1,599 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
A birthday basket for Tía by Pat Mora ( Book )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,424 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
Uno, dos, tres = One, two, three by Pat Mora ( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,353 WorldCat member 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
Yum! mmmm! qué rico! : Americas' sproutings by Pat Mora ( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From blueberries to vanilla, indigenous foods of the Americas are celebrated in this bilingual 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 1,098 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
Pablo's tree by Pat Mora ( Book )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,023 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. Ever since his daughter adopted young Pablo, grandfather decorates a tree on the anniversary of the boy's arrival
Love to mamá : a tribute to mothers ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 994 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
The rainbow tulip by Pat Mora ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 986 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
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 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bilingual poem which describes some of the sounds of nature in a desert
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 885 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 desert is my mother = El desierto es mi madre by Pat Mora ( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 884 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 )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 848 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 813 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
The bakery lady by Pat Mora ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monica, who wants to be a baker like her grandmother, finds the doll hidden in the bread on the feast for the Three Kings and thus gets to bake cookies for the next fiesta
The gift of the poinsettia = El regalo de la flor de nochebuena by Pat Mora ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As he participates in the festivities of Las Posadas, preparing for the birth of Christ, a young Mexican boy worries about what gift he will have for the baby Jesus
Marimba! : animales from A to Z by Pat Mora ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhyming text reveals the antics of an alphabet full of zoo animals as they enjoy a night of singing, dancing, feasting, and playing musical instruments while their keepers sleep. Includes pronunciation and translation guide to Spanish words that appear throughout the text
Let's eat! = ¡A comer! by Pat Mora ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bilingual text describes a family as they sit down to a table filled with good food
 
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Alternative Names
Mora, P.
モーラ, パット
Languages
English (176)
Spanish (19)
Hebrew (1)
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