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Cepeda, Joe

Overview
Works: 94 works in 248 publications in 3 languages and 38,901 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  High interest-low vocabulary books  Stories in rhyme  Legends  Braille books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.C8375, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joe Cepeda
Mice and beans by Pam Muñoz Ryan( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this rhythmic cumulative tale, Rosa Maria spends the week getting ready for her granddaughter's birthday party and trying to avoid attracting mice--unaware that the mice in her walls are preparing for a party of their own
Gracias, the Thanksgiving turkey by Joy Cowley( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 2,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble ensues when Papa gets Miguel a turkey to fatten up for Thanksgiving and Miguel develops an attachment to it
A girl, a boy, and a monster cat by Gail Gauthier( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three afternoons a week, Brandon reluctantly stays with his imaginative classmate, Hannah, and her oversized cat, Buttercup, playing games, but their adventures really begin when a new neighbor moves in with a ferocious chihuahua named Bucky
A girl, a boy, and three robbers by Gail Gauthier( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three afternoons a week, Brandon reluctantly stays with his imaginative classmate, Hannah, and her oversized cat, Buttercup, playing games, but their adventures really begin when the dreaded Sunderland triplets from next door try to steal Buttercup
Nappy hair by Carolivia Herron( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various people at a backyard picnic offer their comments on a young girl's tightly curled, "nappy" hair
Freddy in peril : book two in the golden hamster saga by Dietlof Reiche( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trouble began when Freddy Auratus--hamster extraordinaire --posted his life story on the Internet. Now, and evil scientist is trying to hamster-nap Freddy and steal him away to a secret laboratory
Juan Bobo goes to work : a Puerto Rican folktale by Marisa Montes( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although he tries to do exactly as his mother tells him, foolish Juan Bobo keeps getting things all wrong
I, Freddy : book one in the golden hamster saga by Dietlof Reiche( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freddy, a remarkably intelligent golden hamster, learns how to read and how to write on a computer and escapes captivity to become an independent and civilized creature
The old man & his door by Gary Soto( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Mexican setting, this fable tells of an old fool's adventures on the way to a barbecue. Misunderstanding his wife's instructions, an old man sets out for a party with a door on his back. This humorous tale is about an old man who cannot seem to listen to his wife. As she leaves for a barbecue, she reminds him to bring "el puerco"--The pig that will be roasted as a main dish. He later wonders why she wants him to bring "la puerta"-the door-but dares not question her. Delightfully illustrated, this story shows that sometimes mistakes turn out for the best
The haunting of Freddy : book four in the golden hamster saga by Dietlof Reiche( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The characters in Freddy's latest novel, an evil fifteenth-century poacher and his ferrets, mysteriously come to life, endangering Freddy and his friends and drawing them to an English castle near where the poacher once lived
What a truly cool world by Julius Lester( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovering that making a world takes a lot of work, God calls on his secretary Bruce and the angel Shaniqua to help him create bushes, grass, flowers, and butterflies
The journey of Oliver K. Woodman by Darcy Pattison( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oliver K. Woodman, a man made of wood, takes a remarkable journey across America, as told through the letters and postcards of those he meets along the way
Vroomaloom zoom by John Coy( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daddy takes Carmela on an imaginary car ride, lulling her to sleep with various sounds, from the wurgle lurgle of swamps to the hoopty doopty swoopty loopty of driving in circles
Peeny butter fudge by Toni Morrison( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children spend the day with their grandmother, who ignores their mother's carefully planned schedule in favor of activities that are much more fun
Koi and the kola nuts : a tale from Liberia by Verna Aardema( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An African folktale in which the son of the chief must make his way in the world with only a sackful of kola nuts and the help of some creatures that he has treated with kindness
The red blanket by Eliza Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a single woman who goes to China to adopt a baby. Based on the author's life
N is for Navidad by Susan Middleton Elya( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rhyming book that outlines the preparations for and celebration of the Christmas season, with Spanish words for each letter of the alphabet translated in a glossary
Pumpkin fiesta by Caryn Yacowitz( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping to win a prize for the best pumpkin at the fiesta, Foolish Fernando tries to copy Old Juana's successful gardening techniques, but without really watching to see how much effort and love she puts into her work. Includes a recipe for pumpkin soup
We were tired of living in a house by Liesel Moak Skorpen( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four children, a cat, and a dog move to a tree, a raft, a cave, and finally the seashore, enjoying each new dwelling until they discover its drawbacks
 
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A girl, a boy, and a monster cat
Alternative Names
Qiao yi Sai pu da ca. Gegenwart

Qiaoyi-Saipuda ca. Gegenwart

Saipuda, Qiaoyi ca. Gegenwart

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Gracias, the Thanksgiving turkeyA girl, a boy, and a monster catA girl, a boy, and three robbersNappy hairFreddy in peril : book two in the golden hamster sagaJuan Bobo goes to work : a Puerto Rican folktaleI, Freddy : book one in the golden hamster sagaThe old man & his door