WorldCat Identities

Sanchez, Enrique O. 1942-

Overview
Works: 28 works in 88 publications in 3 languages and 11,795 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Poetry  Miscellanea  History  Children's films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ73, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Enrique O Sanchez
Abuela's weave by Omar S Castañeda( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esperanza learns the art of weaving Guatemalan tapestries from her grandmother. Together they make something very special and refuse to show it to anyone until market day
Amelia's road by Linda Jacobs Altman( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of moving around so much, Amelia, the daughter of migrant farm workers, dreams of a stable home
The golden flower : a Taino myth from Puerto Rico by Nina Jaffe( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This myth explains the origin of the sea, the forest, and the island now called Puerto Rico
A doll for Navidades by Esmeralda Santiago( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While preparing for Christmas in Puerto Rico, seven-year-old Esmeralda asks the Three Magi for a baby doll like her cousin's, but when they bring something else instead she gains a deeper understanding of the meaning of the holiday
Estela's swap by Alexis O'Neill( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Mexican American girl accompanies her father to a swap meet, where she hopes to sell her music box for money for dancing lessons
Confetti : poems for children by Pat Mora( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems celebrating the beauty of the Southwest as experienced by a Mexican American girl who lives there
When this world was new by D. H Figueredo( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his father leads him on a magical trip of discovery through new fallen snow, a young boy who emigrated from his warm island home overcomes fears about living in New York
Saturday market by Patricia Grossman( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join Ana and Estela as they sell their handmade goods at a Saturday market in Mexico. Annotation. "This well-designed book successfully combines text and vibrant artwork to portray the cultural richness of the Zapotec people and bring to life a Saturday market in a town in Oaxaca, Mexico. The story is simply written in carefully crafted words that effectively capture the spirit of the vendors
A is for the Americas by Cynthia Chin-Lee( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabetical introduction to the history, geography, and culture of the Americas, using Spanish text
Maria Molina and the Days of the Dead by Kathleen Krull( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Mexico, Maria and her family celebrate Los Días de los Muertos, The Days of the Dead. Includes a recipe for pan de los muertos
Speak English for us, Marisol! by Karen English( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marisol, who is bilingual, is sometimes overwhelmed when her Spanish-speaking family members and neighbors need her to translate for them
Big enough = Bastante grande by Ofelia Dumas Lachtman( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a treasured pinata is threatened, little Lupita discovers that she is big enough to help her mother
Cristina keeps a promise by Virginia L Kroll( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having promised her younger brother that she will watch him race in the Special Olympics, Cristina is offered the chance to meet a famous author--her favorite--on the same day and must make a tough choice
Lupe & me by Elizabeth Spurr( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-year-old Susan forms a special friendship with her family's young housekeeper, Lupe, who introduces her to Mexican customs and the Spanish language
Palampam Day by David Gershator( Book )

2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One day when the coconuts, dogs, frogs, fish, and bananas talk to him, Turo goes to ask wise old Papa Tata Wanga for advice
La flor de oro : un mito taíno de Puerto Rico by Nina Jaffe( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This creation myth from the Taino tribe in Puerto Rico describes how the sea, forests and the island of Puerto Rico was made
Confeti : poemas para niños by Pat Mora( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems celebrating the beauty of the Southwest as experienced by a Mexican American girl who lives there
Botas Negras by Margarita González Jensen( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in Spanish and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a time of anxiety and confusion in Mexio, Neto's family hides in the countryside and he finds some comfort and friendship with his pet sheep, Black Boots
Asi soy yo by Cecilia Avalos( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una niña juega de aventurera, acróbata, arquitecta, artista, y varias otras professiones
Abuela's weave( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Guatemalan girl and her grandmother grow closer as they weave some special creations and then make a trip to the market in hopes of selling them
 
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Spanish (27)

Chinese (1)

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Amelia's roadThe golden flower : a Taino myth from Puerto RicoA doll for NavidadesEstela's swapConfetti : poems for childrenWhen this world was newSaturday marketA is for the Americas