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Machado, Ana Maria 1941-

Overview
Works: 250 works in 857 publications in 8 languages and 6,854 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Stories in rhyme  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Contributor, Translator
Classifications: F1410, J869.342
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ana Maria Machado
Nina Bonita : a story by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

25 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enchanted by Nina Bonita's black skin, a white rabbit determines to find a way to have children as beautiful and black as she is
Wolf wanted by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manny Wolf rewrites a help wanted ad, clarifying that a real wolf is needed so that a documentary can be made to show people what real wolves are like and how different they are from their big, bad fictional counterparts who've applied for the job
What a party! by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child decides to invite a few friends for a birthday party, encouraging guests to bring food and friends, but the guest list soon gets out of control and becomes the craziest, wildest party ever
From another world by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One evening on an old coffee plantation in Brazil, four friends are confronted by a strange-looking girl, who tells them she lived as a slave on the plantation long ago. Her tale takes several nights to tell, and before she leaves, she extracts a strange promise from them
Exploration into Latin America by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explanation of the discoveries made in Latin America, from the beginnings of time up to the 19th century explorers, with a postscript about the region in modern times
Me in the middle by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabel is enchanted with an old photograph of her great-grandmother, taken when she was about Isabel's age. An imaginary dialogue develops between the two and from the mixture of the two generations with their differing points of view, clothes and lifestyles, a new personage emerges. A picture of life in Brazil is given through the eyes of Isabel and her great-grandmother
Until the day arrives by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fast moving middle grade novel set in the 17th century about two Portuguese orphans who are sent to Brazil, where they encounter slaves from Africa. The novel opens when Bento is wrongly thrown into Lisbon's prison, leaving his younger sibling, Manu, to fend for himself. Fortunately, a nobleman's family reunites the siblings--although they will have be exiled to Brazil. They keep secret the fact that Manu is a girl in disguise so that she can accompany her brother aboard ship. The story shifts to the African savannah, where a young boy, Odjigi, is hunting gazelle with his father and other men. But the hunters are kidnapped by slave traders, as are the women and children of the village. In Brazil the siblings adapt to their new lives, but they are shocked by the treatment of African slaves. Manu befriends an aboriginal boy, Caiubi, and a slave, Didi, who has been separated from his father. Meanwhile Bento falls in love with Rosa, a beautiful young slave who is also searching for her family. When Manu learns about quilombos--villages hidden deep in the forest where slaves live in freedom--she is determined to help Didi and Rosa escape
Latin America by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and Polish and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the cultures and civilizations of Latin America, both before and after contact with Europeans, and looks at the Mayas, Aztecs, and Incas
El perro del cerro y la rana de la sabana by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El perro del cerro y la rana de la sabana se enfrascan en una discusion: cada uno quiere mostrar que es mas valiente que el otro. Los demas animales se unen: corren las apuestas y en es, se oye el feroz rugido de un leon. Juntos, el perro del cerro y la rana de la sabana tendran que arreglarselas para enfrentar esta verdadera prueba de valor
Un montón de unicornios by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the new manager of an apartment building bans pets, the children who live there find new companions in a herd of unicorns, much to the manager's dismay
Bisa Bea, bisa Bel by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabel is enchanted with an old photograph of her great-grandmother, taken when she was about Isabel's age. An imaginary dialogue develops between the two and from the mixture of the two generations with their differing points of view, clothes and lifestyles, a new personage emerges. A picture of life in Brazil is given through the eyes of Isabel and her great-grandmother
Historia medio al revés by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Es la historia de la hija de un rey y una reina que se casaron y vivieron felices para siempre
Recado do nome : leitura de Guimarães Rosa à luz do nome de seus personagens by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un pajarito me contó by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king, believing that his kingdom is a paradise on Earth cannot figure out why his people are unhappy, and it takes two little children to show the king that he is the source of the problem
La abuelita aventurera by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un simpática viejecita se moría de ganas de viajar, pero como no tenía mucho dinero, decidió fabricarse un globo enorme
Amanda, con cien pies anda by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En este cuento en rima todos los bichitos del jardín, incluyendo insectos, arañas y caracoles, ayudan a Amanda la ciempié, a sentirse mejor
O mar nunca transborda : romance by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ana Maria Machado traza en esta novela un retrato panorámico de su país, que abarca un largo periodo comprendido entre la llegada de los portugueses en el siglo XVI a la tierra que comenzaría a llamarse Brasil y nuestros días"--Page [4] of cover
Canteiros de Saturno by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in Portuguese and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

!Qué confusión! by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isabel and Enrique go to their grandmother's house after school, where have great fun together and get thoroughly dirty, but their grandmother takes it all in stride
De carta en carta by Ana Maria Machado( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ésta es la historia de Pepe y de su abuelo, el jardinero José. De cómo Pepe no quería ir a la escuela y entonces se quedaba ayudando a José. Un día el niño se enojó mucho con el anciano y decidió hacerle una carta, pero como no iba a la escuela no sabía escribir, así que recurrió a un escribidor. En ese momento no tenía idea de todo lo que iba a descubrir de carta en carta.--P. [4] of cover
 
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Alternative Names
Ana Maria

Ana Maria Machado brasilianische Schriftstellerin, Journalistin und Malerin

Ana Maria Machado Braziliaans journalist, kunstschilder en schrijfster

Ana Maria Machado Braziliaans journaliste, kunstschilder en schrijfster

Ana Maria Machado Brazilian children's writer

Ana Maria Machado brazilská spisovatelka

Ana Maria Machado scrittrice e giornalista brasiliana

Machado, A. M.

Machado, Ana María

Machado, Ana Maria Martins

Machado, Ana Maria Martins 1941-

Maria, Ana

Martins, Ana Maria.

Martins, Ana Maria 1941-

Martins Machado, Ana Maria

Martins Machado, Ana Maria 1941-

Мачадо, Анна Мария

آنا ماریا ماچادو ژورنالیست و نویسنده برزیلی

マシャド, アナ・マリア

マチャード, アンナ・マリア

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Wolf wantedFrom another worldExploration into Latin AmericaMe in the middleLatin AmericaEl perro del cerro y la rana de la sabanaUn montón de unicorniosBisa Bea, bisa Bel