Ada, Alma Flor
Most widely held works about Alma Flor Ada
Most widely held works by Alma Flor Ada
Dear Peter Rabbit by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,463 libraries worldwide
Presents letters between such fairy tale characters as Goldilocks, Baby Bear, Peter Rabbit, and the Three Pigs.
Tales our abuelitas told : a Hispanic folktale collection by F. Isabel Campoy ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,442 libraries worldwide
Presents the authors' retellings of twelve traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions.
I love Saturdays y domingos by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
A young girl enjoys the similarities and the differences between her English-speaking and Spanish-speaking grandparents.
Gathering the sun : an A B C in Spanish and English by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in Spanish and English and held by 1,378 libraries worldwide
A book of poems about working in the fields and nature's bounty, one for each letter of the Spanish alphabet.
Pío peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymes ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,309 libraries worldwide
A collection of more than two dozen nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations.
Yours truly, Goldilocks by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,244 libraries worldwide
Presents the correspondence of Goldilocks, the three pigs, Baby Bear, Peter Rabbit, and Little Red Riding Hood as they plan to attend a housewarming party for the pigs and avoid the evil wolves in the forest.
With love, Little Red Hen by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
A series of letters describe the actions of Goldilocks, Peter Rabbit, the Three Pigs, Little Red Hen, and other storybook characters when Little Red Hen and her chicks become the target of the unsavory Wolf and his cousin, Fer O'Cious.
Under the royal palms : a childhood in Cuba by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 1,117 libraries worldwide
The author recalls her life and impressions growing up in Cuba.
Daniel's mystery egg by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
When he finds an egg, Daniel and his friends try to guess what is inside.
My name is María Isabel by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 1,003 libraries worldwide
Third grader María Isabel, born in Puerto Rico and now living in the U.S., wants badly to fit in at school; and the teacher's writing assignment "My Greatest Wish" gives her that opportunity. A Puerto Rican girl in the United States resents the fact that her teacher calls her Mary instead of Maria. This book tackles an issue familiar to children in multicultural settings. Maria Isabel, a newcomer to the United States, feels hurt when her teacher decides that the class will call her Mary to distinguish her from the other two Marias. But Maria Isabel is proud of her own name and can't get used to the new one.
The gold coin by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 993 libraries worldwide
Determined to steal an old woman's gold coin, a young thief follows her all around the countryside and finds himself involved in a series of unexpected activities.
Daniel's pet by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 854 libraries worldwide
A young boy takes good care of his pet chicken, and when she is grown up she gives him a surprise.
Mamá Goose : a Latino nursery treasury = un tesor de rimas infantiles ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
Presents lullabies, finger plays, nursery rhymes, games, riddles, proverbs, and more in Spanish and English. -- Presenta arrullos, juegos y canciones infantiles, adivinanzas, proverbios y más, en español e inglés.
The lizard and the sun = la lagartija y el sol : a folktale in English and Spanish by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
25 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 829 libraries worldwide
A traditional Mexican folktale in which a faithful lizard finds the sun which brings light and warmth back to the world.
Muu, moo! : rimas de animales = Animal nursery rhymes ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 787 libraries worldwide
A collection of animal-themed nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations.
Mediopollito by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in Spanish and English and held by 731 libraries worldwide
A Mexican folk tale which explains why the weather vane has a little rooster on one end that spins around to let us know which way the wind is blowing.
The rooster who went to his uncle's wedding : a Latin American folktale by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
In this cumulative folktale from Latin America, the sun sets off a chain of events which results in the cleaning of Rooster's beak in time for his uncle's wedding.
La pequeña locomotora que sí pudo / ilustrada por George y Doris Hauman ; traducción de Alma Flor Ada by Watty Piper ( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 644 libraries worldwide
When the other engines refuse, the Little Blue Engine tries to pull a stranded train full of toys and good food over the mountain.
Salí de paseo by Sue Williams ( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 590 libraries worldwide
During the course of a walk, a young boy identifies animals of different colors.
Chato y su cena by Gary Soto ( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 589 libraries worldwide
To get the "ratoncitos," little mice, who have moved into the barrio to come to his house, Chato the cat prepares all kinds of good food: fajitas, frijoles, salsa, enchiladas, and more.
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