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Dávalos, Felipe

Overview
Works: 65 works in 209 publications in 2 languages and 9,463 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Legends  Pictorial works  Pop-up books  Picture books  Poetry  Big books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PZ8.1.W215, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Felipe Dávalos
Punia and the King of Sharks : a Hawaiian folktale by Lee Wardlaw( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clever Punia, a Hawaiian fisherman's son, finds different ways to trick the King of Sharks and take his tasty lobsters away from him
Tales our abuelitas told : a Hispanic folktale collection by F. Isabel Campoy( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,063 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 English and Spanish and held by 995 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
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 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the authors' retellings of more than ten traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions
Home at last by Susan Middleton Elya( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When she and her family move from Mexico to the United States, eight-year-old Ana helps her mother adjust to the new situation by encouraging her to learn English
The secret stars by Joseph Slate( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New Mexico on a rainy, icy Night of the Three Kings, Sila and Pepe worry that the kings will not be able to use the stars to navigate, so their grandmother takes them on a magical journey to see the secret stars all around them
Gone forever! : an alphabet of extinct animals by Sandra Markle( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes, for each letter of the alphabet, an animal which lived much more recently than dinosaurs and which is now extinct
The hummingbird king : a Guatemalan legend by Argentina Palacios( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young chief who had been protected by a hummingbird is killed by his jealous uncle and then transformed into a quetzal, symbol of freedom
All the way to morning by Marc Harshman( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children around the world hear different night sounds before they go to sleep
The sea serpent's daughter : a Brazilian legend by Margaret H Lippert( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the traditional Brazilian legend of how the Sea Serpent's gift of darkness to his daughter brings night to the people of the rain forest
The painted tombs of Oaxaca, Mexico : living with the dead by Arthur G Miller( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Painted Tombs of Oaxaca, Mexico examines ancestor veneration and the mural paintings produced over a three-thousand-year period by the Zapotec, one of pre-Columbian America's most visually rich cultures. Providing an art-historical and technical analysis of Zapotec mural art as it appears in tombs and on temples, Arthur G. Miller then examines these powerful images from the vantage point of family and lineage rituals related to the cult of the dead. Among his contributions are strikingly new observations on tomb reuse and the repainting of mural programs. More than a definitive record of a fading pre-Columbian visual tradition, this is an interdisciplinary study of funerary practices. Miller cogently demonstrates that the Zapotec tombs were, in effect, made to satisfy the needs of the living. Moreover, he documents the religious and social continuities, as well as changes, between ancient and contemporary Zapotec communities
Mama's birthday surprise by Elizabeth Spurr( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three children grow up with their hard-working mother's stories about her rich uncle back in Mexico, but when they save money for a visit, they learn a surprising truth
Vuelo del quetzal by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the various habitats and creatures of Latin America
Sun stone days = Tonaltin = Días de piedra by Ianna Andréadis( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the symbols of the ancient Aztec calendar
Ojos del jaguar by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many pre-Hispanic civilizations were the most advanced of their time. You will read about their advancements in agriculture, their profound research and understanding of medicinal plants, architecture, and astronomy, their intricate writing systems, and their prodigious artistic productions
Pimpón by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry illustrated by Felipe Dávalos, Sofia Suzán, María Eugenia Jara, Isaac Hernández, Alain Espinosa, Manuel Monroy, Claudia de Teresa
How night came to be : a story from Brazil by Janet Palazzo-Craig( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Brazilian myth which explains how night and day originated
En alas del cóndor by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the native peoples of Latin America discusses the variety of habitats in which they lived and how they adapted to their surroundings, their arts and industries, and the contributions they and their descendents have made to the modern world
Our Lady of Guadalupe by Francisco Serrano( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pop-ups, pull tabs, and other moveable features illustrate scenes from the story of Juan Diego and Our Lady of Guadalupe
La virgen de Guadalupe by Felipe Dávalos( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is told how the Virgin Mary, Mother of God, appeared at the hill Tepeyac, called Guadalupe
 
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Covers
Tales our abuelitas told : a Hispanic folktale collectionThe lizard and the sun = la lagartija y el sol : a folktale in English and SpanishCuentos que contaban nuestras abuelas : cuentos populares HispánicosHome at lastThe secret starsGone forever! : an alphabet of extinct animalsThe hummingbird king : a Guatemalan legendAll the way to morning
Alternative Names
Dávalos, Felipe

Dávalos G, Felipe

다발로스, 펠리뻬

대볼로스, 펠리페

Languages
English (88)

Spanish (22)