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Argueta, Jorge

Overview
Works: 75 works in 185 publications in 2 languages and 11,317 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Picture books  Literature  Autobiographical poetry  History  Cookbooks  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Translator, Actor, Editor
Classifications: PQ7539.2.A67, J861.64
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Sopa de frijoles : un poema para cocinar by Jorge Argueta( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in Spanish and English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text in Spanish and English that could be used as a poetic recipe follows a boy as he makes a pot of tasty bean soup for his family
Somos como las nubes = We are like the clouds by Jorge Argueta( Book )

10 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in Spanish and English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems describe the experiences of young Central Americans as they leave the dangers of their own countries to undertake the risky journey north to seek relative safety in the United States
Salsa : un poema para cocinar by Jorge Argueta( Book )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in Spanish and English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unos hermanos preparan una salsa muy sabrosa en este poema para cocinar lleno de musicalidad que deleitará a toda la familia
Xochitl and the flowers = Xóchitl, la niña de las flores by Jorge Argueta( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xochitl and her family, newly arrived in San Francisco from El Salvador, create a beautiful plant nursery in place of the garbage heap behind their apartment, and celebrate with their friends and neighbors
Arroz con leche : un poema para cocinar = Rice pudding : a cooking poem by Jorge Argueta( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This poem demonstrates how to make delicious rice pudding
Moony Luna by Jorge Argueta( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five-year-old Luna is afraid she will find monsters at her new school until a kind teacher and her new classmates show her that she has nothing to fear
Agua, agüita by Jorge Argueta( Book )

8 editions published in 2017 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Describes--in English, Spanish, and Nahuat--the life cycle of water from the perspective of one drop"--
Guacamole : un poema para cocinar by Jorge Argueta( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una joven cocinera se pone su delantal y, cantando y bailando por toda la cocina, reúne los ingredientes para esta receta muy fácil de preparar. Jorge Argueta despliega su imaginación poética para deleitar al lector y mostrarle cómo preparar un plato sabroso y saludable. Las ilustraciones juguetonas de Margarita Sada enriquecen esta nueva receta de la popular serie. Cocineros de todas las edades gozarán preparando esta deliciosa receta.--Desde la descripción de la editorial
En carne propia : memoria poética by Jorge Argueta( )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary bilingual poetry collection evokes the horrors of war and the loneliness of exile, while confirming the resiliency of the human spirit
Tamalitos : un poema para cocinar by Jorge Argueta( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a poetic recipe for cheese tamalitos that not only offers instructions for making them but highlights the importance of corn in the foodways of the Americas
Antonio's card = La tarjeta de Antonio by Rigoberto González( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Mother's Day coming, Antonio finds he has to decide about what is important to him when his classmates make fun of the unusual appearance of his mother's partner, Leslie
La fiesta de las tortillas by Jorge Argueta( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, who remembers the fragrant dishes prepared at his family's restaurant in El Salvador, recounts a mystery from his childhood involving tortillas
Talking with Mother Earth : poems by Jorge Argueta( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This illustrated book for children presents poems which explore a Pipil Nahua Indian girl's connection to Mother Earth and how it heals the wounds of racism
Soledad sigh-sighs by Rigoberto González( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soledad's friends help her discover the many things that she can do to entertain herself when she is alone in her apartment
Alfredito flies home by Jorge Argueta( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfredito and his family are getting ready to return to El Salvador for Christmas. It will be their first visit back since they left as refugees and made their way to California on foot. But this time they're flying!
La gallinita en la ciudad by Jorge Argueta( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in Spanish and English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remembering her grandfather's promise to fly over from El Salvador to visit anytime she wants to see him, Natalia is determined to help the guinea hen she sees fly by her window in the city
Zipitio by Jorge Argueta( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rufina's mother helps her deal with Zipitio when he falls in love with her
Los árboles están colgando del cielo by Jorge Argueta( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Este libro ilustrado para niños contiene el cuento de un niño que es encantado por sus sueños lindos de árboles que tienen sus raices en las nubes de día y en las estrellas de noche
Trees are hanging from the sky by Jorge Argueta( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trees are hanging from the sky, their roots are snakes, or sometimes rivers, their leaves are fish. Are those roots entwined in clouds or stars? Our hero's mother warns him about nightmares, but he doesn't mind because he loves these trees. Even so, it's a good thing his bed is close to the ground because he is a little bit scared of heights and, when his dream knocks him out of bed, he doesn't have far to fall
Talking with Mother Earth / Poems / Poemas by Jorge Argueta( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book of poems that feature Mother Earth and express an appreciation for nature
 
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Audience level: 0.15 (from 0.00 for Sopa de fr ... to 0.86 for Salvadoran ...)

Sopa de frijoles : un poema para cocinar
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Xochitl and the flowers = Xóchitl, la niña de las floresArroz con leche : un poema para cocinar = Rice pudding : a cooking poemMoony LunaAntonio's card = La tarjeta de AntonioLa fiesta de las tortillasTalking with Mother Earth : poemsSoledad sigh-sighsAlfredito flies home
Alternative Names
Argueta, Jorge Tetl

Languages
Spanish (58)

English (55)