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Ada, Alma Flor

Overview
Works: 787 works in 1,597 publications in 2 languages and 66,396 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Miscellanea  Folklore  Biography  Picture books 
Roles: Translator, Narrator, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.A1857, [E]
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Gathering the sun : an A B C in Spanish and English by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 2,021 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
My name is María Isabel by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
23 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 1,871 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
I love Saturdays y domingos by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young girl enjoys the similarities and the differences between her English-speaking and Spanish-speaking grandparents
Daniel's mystery egg by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When he finds an egg, Daniel and his friends try to guess what is inside
Dear Peter Rabbit by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents letters between such fairy tale characters as Goldilocks, Baby Bear, Peter Rabbit, and the Three Pigs
Pío peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymes by Alma Ada ( Book )
7 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member 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 )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,287 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
With love, Little Red Hen by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,250 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
Guía para padres y maestros de niños bilingües by Alma Flor Ada ( )
8 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Daniel's pet by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,128 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 )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the authors' retellings of more than ten traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions
The lizard and the sun = la lagartija y el sol : a folktale in English and Spanish by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
28 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 975 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
The gold coin by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 968 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
¡Muu, moo! : rimas de animales = Animal nursery rhymes by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 914 WorldCat member 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 )
13 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a traditional Spanish folktale written in both English and Spanish about how the rooster on the weather vane came to be
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 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the authors' retellings of more than ten traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions
Mamá Goose : a Latino nursery treasury = un tesor de rimas infantiles ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 856 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
Extra! Extra! : fairy-tale news from Hidden Forest by Alma Flor Ada ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents articles, editorials and ads from the "Hidden Forest Times" that retell many well-known stories, including Jack and the beanstalk, Pinocchio, and the Tortoise and the Hare. When the residents of Hidden Forest wake up and open their morning papers, they are in for a surprise. When the residents of Hidden Forest wake up and open their morning papers, they are in for a surprise. An enormous beanstalk has mysteriously sprouted outside of Jack Blake's house, and Jack is nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, Pinocchio and Half-Chicken have set out on adventures of their own, and Tortoise and Hare are off to the races. Will they all find their happy endings? Hidden Forest News has got the scoops. Written and laid out in newspaper format, this installment in the enchanting Hidden Forest series has received a new twist from Alma Flor Ada and Leslie Tryon
La pequeña locomotora que sí pudo / ilustrada por George y Doris Hauman ; traducción de Alma Flor Ada by Watty Piper ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Spanish edition of the classic story of the Little Engine that Could in which the toys fear they will be stranded when their train struggles to make it over the mountains
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 727 WorldCat member 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
 
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Audience level: 0.05 (from 0.00 for Pío peep! ... to 0.92 for Meeting an ...)
Alternative Names
Ada-Fuente, Flor
Ada-Fuente Flor 1938-....
Ada-Lafuente, Alma Flor
Ada-Lafuente, Alma Flor 1938-
Flor Ada, Alma
Flor Ada, Alma 1938-
Flor, Alma 1938-
Fuente, Flor Ada-
Fuente Flor Ada- 1938-....
Lafuente, Alma Flor Ada-
Lafuente, Alma Flor Ada 1938-
Languages
English (146)
Spanish (64)
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