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Ada, Alma Flor

Overview
Works: 832 works in 1,845 publications in 4 languages and 68,752 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Children's audiobooks  Picture books  Folklore  Miscellanea  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Biography  Big books 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Editor, Narrator, Author of introduction, Teacher
Classifications: PZ7.A1857, E
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My name is María Isabel by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

24 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 1,889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third grader María Isabel, born in Puerto Rico and now living in the U.S., wants badly to fit in at school; and the teacher's writing assignment "My Greatest Wish" gives her that opportunity
Gathering the sun : an A B C in Spanish and English by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems in Spanish and English about working in the fields and nature's bounty for each letter in the Spanish alphabet
Dear Peter Rabbit by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children and their parents will be delighted with this witty collection of letters written by famous storybook characters eagerly anticipating Goldilocks's birthday party and the Three Little Pigs' housewarming (which keeps getting postponed as the wicked wolves wreak havoc on first a straw and then a stick house)
I love Saturdays y domingos by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl enjoys the similarities and the differences between her English-speaking and Spanish-speaking grandparents
Pío peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymes by Viví Escrivá( Book )

9 editions published in 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than two dozen nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations
Daniel's mystery egg by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he finds an egg, Daniel and his friends try to guess what is inside
Yours truly, Goldilocks by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the correspondence of Goldilocks, the three pigs, Baby Bear, Peter Rabbit, and Little Red Riding Hood as they plan to attend a housewarming party for the pigs and avoid the evil wolves in the forest
With love, Little Red Hen by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of letters describe the actions of Goldilocks, Peter Rabbit, the Three Pigs, Little Red Hen, and other storybook characters when Little Red Hen and her chicks become the target of the unsavory Wolf and his cousin, Fer O'Cious
Daniel's pet by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy takes good care of his pet chicken, and when she is grown up she gives him a surprise
Tales our abuelitas told : a Hispanic folktale collection by F. Isabel Campoy( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the authors' retellings of twelve 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 )

29 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 970 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
¡Muu, moo! : rimas de animales = Animal nursery rhymes( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of animal-themed nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations
Love, Amalia by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixth-grader Amalia learns many important life-lessons while spending Friday afternoons with her beloved grandmother, and the teaching goes on even after Abuelita's sudden death as Amalia finds a way to connect with relatives and a friend who has moved away
Cuentos que contaban nuestras abuelas : cuentos populares Hispánicos by F. Isabel Campoy( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, in a land far away ... These stories have journeyed far -- over mountains, deserts, and oceans -- carried by wind, passed on to us by our ancestors. Now they have found their way to you. A sly fox, a bird of a thousand colors, a magical set of bagpipes, and an audacious young girl ... A mixture of popular tales and literary lore, this anthology celebrates Hispanic culture and its many roots -- Indigenous, African, Arab, Hebrew, and Spanish. F. Isabel Campoy and Alma Flor Ada have retold twelve beloved stories that embody the lively spirit and the rich heritage of Latino people. The work of four leasing Latino artists and illustrators highlights this unforgettable collection
The gold coin by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to steal an old woman's gold coin, a young thief follows her all around the countryside and finds himself involved in a series of unexpected activities
Mediopollito by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mexican folk tale which explains why the weather vane has a little rooster on one end that spins around to let us know which way the wind is blowing
Mamá Goose : a Latino nursery treasury = un tesor de rimas infantiles( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents lullabies, finger plays, nursery rhymes, games, riddles, proverbs, and more in Spanish and English. -- Presenta arrullos, juegos y canciones infantiles, adivinanzas, proverbios y más, en español e inglés
Ten little puppies / Diez perritos ; adaptación de una canción infantil tradicional by Alma Flor Ada( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten little puppies are lost, one by one, for different reasons, until only one little puppy remains
The napping house by Audrey Wood( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuando una pulga despierta sube a la cama, todos que duermen reciben una sorpresa
A parents' and teachers' guide to bilingualism by Colin Baker( Book )

10 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition provides an introduction of practical value to questions of bilingualism for parents and teachers. The style of the book is to pose the questions that are asked most often, followed by straightforward answers
 
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.00 for Cuentos qu ... to 0.64 for Alma Flor ...)

Gathering the sun : an A B C in Spanish and English
Alternative Names
Ada Fuente, Alma Flor 1938-

Ada-Fuente, Flor

Ada-Fuente Flor 1938-....

Ada-Lafuente, Alma Flor

Ada-Lafuente Alma Flor 1938-....

Flor Ada, Alma

Flor-Ada, Alma 1938-

Flor, Alma 1938-

Fuente, Flor Ada.

Fuente Flor Ada- 1938-....

Lafuente, Alma Flor Ada.

Lafuente Alma Flor Ada- 1938-....

아다, 알마 플로

아따, 알마 플로르

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Gathering the sun : an A B C in Spanish and EnglishDear Peter RabbitI love Saturdays y domingosPío peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymesDaniel's mystery eggYours truly, GoldilocksWith love, Little Red HenDaniel's pet