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Ada, Alma Flor

Overview
Works: 1,006 works in 2,396 publications in 4 languages and 72,142 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Nursery rhymes  Poetry  High interest-low vocabulary books  Literature  Epistolary fiction  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Editor, Narrator, Teacher , Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.A1857, E
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My name is María Isabel by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 1,940 WorldCat member 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
Gathering the sun : an alphabet in Spanish and English by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

27 editions published between 1994 and 2019 in English and Spanish and held by 1,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of poems about working in the fields and nature's bounty, one for each letter of the Spanish alphabet
I love Saturdays y domingos by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl enjoys the similarities and the differences between her English-speaking and Spanish-speaking grandparents
Dear Peter Rabbit by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of lively letters penned by beloved storybook characters tells an entertaining and imaginative tale. As the Big Bad Wolf lurks just out of sight, Pig One writes to Peter Rabbit, inviting him to a housewarming party at his newly built straw house. Meanwhile, Baby Bear sends Goldilocks a note asking her to visit, admonishing her to "knock on the door first before you come in."
Pío peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymes by Alice Schertle( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than two dozen nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations
Daniel's mystery egg by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he finds an egg, Daniel and his friends try to guess what is inside
Yours truly, Goldilocks by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,370 WorldCat member 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
Guía para padres y maestros de niños bilingües by Alma Flor Ada( )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a practical introduction to bilingualism answering the questions most frequently asked by parents and teachers on raising and educating bilingual children. Both authors draw on their academic expertise and ample field experience to provide straightforward answers, which contemplate multiple types of bilingual families and diverse societal conditions
With love, Little Red Hen by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,175 WorldCat member 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
Daniel's pet by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy takes good care of his pet chicken, and when she is grown up she gives him a surprise
Tales our abuelitas told : a Hispanic folktale collection by F. Isabel Campoy( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the authors' retellings of twelve traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions
The invisible hunters : a legend from the Miskito Indians of Nicaragua = Los cazadores invisibles : una leyenda de los indios miskitos de Nicaragua by Harriet Rohmer( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Miskito Indian legend set in seventeenth-century Nicaragua illustrates the impact of the first European traders on traditional life." --
The lizard and the sun = la lagartija y el sol : a folktale in English and Spanish by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

33 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 1,003 WorldCat member 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 )

4 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of animal-themed nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations
Piñatas and paper flowers : holidays of the Americas in English and Spanish ; Illustrated by Victoria de Larrea = Piñatas y flores de papel : fiestas de las Américas en inglés y español by Lila Perl( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief descriptions of several Hispanic holidays as they are celebrated in North, Central, and South Amer
Cuentos que contaban nuestras abuelas : cuentos populares Hispánicos by F. Isabel Campoy( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the authors' retellings of traditional tales. Este hermoso texto tiene como objetivo mostrarles a los m s peque os del hogar las historias m s fant sticas que han pasado de generaci n en generaci n gracias a la cultura oral que a n prevalece en las abuelas de todas las familias. El libro cuenta con doce cuentos populares de la cultura, hebrea, africana, rabe, y espa ola. Cada una de ella permite conocer aquellos relatos que muchos adultos a n recuerdan de su ni ez. Entre las historias se encuentran castillos, caballos de colores, hadas, y otros seres fant sticos. La lectura se acompa a por delicadas y llamativas ilustraciones que permiten al peque o ir adentr ndose en la lectura y vivir paso a paso cada aventura. Un libro hermoso, m gico que permite acercarse a las ra ces de la cultura de cada familia. Sumario en espaǫl: El autor recuenta los cuentos tradicionales
The gold coin by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and Chinese and held by 855 WorldCat member 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
Mamá Goose : a Latino nursery treasury = un tesor de rimas infantiles( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member 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
Ten little puppies / Diez perritos ; adaptación de una canción infantil tradicional by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten little puppies are lost, one by one, for different reasons, until only one little puppy remains
Mediopollito by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mexican folktale which explains why the weather vane has a little rooster on one end
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Gathering the sun : an alphabet in Spanish and English
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Gathering the sun : an alphabet in Spanish and EnglishI love Saturdays y domingosDear Peter RabbitPío peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymesDaniel's mystery eggYours truly, GoldilocksGuía para padres y maestros de niños bilingüesWith love, Little Red Hen
Alternative Names
Ada Fuente, Alma Flor 1938-

Ada-Fuente, Flor

Ada-Fuente Flor 1938-....

Ada-Lafuente, Alma Flor

Ada-Lafuente Alma Flor 1938-....

Alma Flor Ada Cuban-American author and poet

Alma Flor Ada escritora cubana

Flor Ada, Alma

Flor Ada, Alma 19..-...

Flor-Ada, Alma 1938-

Flor, Alma 1938-

Fuente, Flor Ada.

Fuente Flor Ada- 1938-....

Lafuente, Alma Flor Ada.

Lafuente Alma Flor Ada- 1938-....

آلما فلور آدا

아다, 알마 플로 1938-

아따, 알마 플로르 1938-

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