WorldCat Identities

Diaz, David

Overview
Works: 127 works in 290 publications in 5 languages and 43,328 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Biography  History  Sea stories  Pictorial works  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator, Book designer, Author, Reporter
Classifications: PZ7.C8615, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Diaz
Smoky night by Eve Bunting( Book )

20 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 4,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Los Angeles riots break out in the streets of their neighborhood, a young boy and his mother learn the values of getting along with others no matter what their background or nationality
The Wanderer by Sharon Creech( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 4,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Sophie and her cousin Cody record their transatlantic crossing aboard the Wanderer, a forty-five foot sailboat, which, along with uncles and another cousin, is en route to visit their grandfather in England
Wilma unlimited : how Wilma Rudolph became the world's fastest woman by Kathleen Krull( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 2,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the African-American woman who overcame crippling polio as a child to become the first woman to win three gold medals in track in a single Olympics
The pot that Juan Built by Nancy Andrews-Goebel( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative rhyme summarizes the life's work of renowned Mexican potter, Juan Quezada. Additional information describes the process he uses to create his pots after the style of the Casas Grandes people
The little scarecrow boy by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early one morning, a little scarecrow whose father warns him that he is not fierce enough to frighten a crow goes out into the cornfield alone
Going home by Eve Bunting( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although a Mexican family comes to the United States to work as farm laborers so that their children will have opportunities, the parents still consider Mexico their home
César : sí, se puede! yes, we can! by Carmen T Bernier-Grand( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stylized illustrations by a Caldecott Medalist accompany lyrical prose and poems in this celebration of the life of Cesar Chavez. This thoughtful and beautiful biography illuminates not only the events that made up the great labor leader's life, but also the ideals and inspiration that are his legacy
The Castle Corona by Sharon Creech( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two orphaned peasant children discover a mysterious pouch, the contents of which lead them to the majestic Castle Corona, where their lives may be transformed forever
December by Eve Bunting( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A homeless family's luck changes after they help an old woman who has even less than they do at Christmas
Martín de Porres : the rose in the desert by Gary D Schmidt( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Saint Martín de Porres--an endearing tale of perseverance, faith, and triumph over racial and economic prejudice
Diego : bigger than life by Carmen T Bernier-Grand( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The life and work of the artist Diego Rivera is told through chronological poems that capture salient points in his life"--Provided by publisher
The disappearing alphabet by Richard Wilbur( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-six short poems pondering what the world would be like if any letters of the alphabet should disappear
Neighborhood odes by Gary Soto( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-one poems about growing up in an Hispanic neighborhood, highlighting the delights in such everyday items as sprinklers, the park, the library, and pomegranates
Me, Frida by Amy Novesky( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Like a tiny bird in a big city, Firda Kahlo (1907-1954) feels lost and lonely when she arrives in San Francisco with her husband, the famous artist Diego Rivera. It's her first time away from Mexico. Frieda wants to be a painter, too, and as she explores San Francisco on her own, she discovers more than the beauty of America--she finds the inspiration to become one of the most celebrated artists of all time"--Back cover
Counting ovejas by Sarah Weeks( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When increasing numbers of sheep in a rainbow of colors appear in a man's bedroom as he tries to fall asleep, he must resort to more and more elaborate means of removing them. What do you do when you can't sleep? Count sheep in Spanish and English, of course! But what happens when those rascally sheep get a little too close for comfort? Well, if you're anything like the sleepy little hero in this clever tale, you might just tire yourself out trying to get rid of them!
Feliz Navidad : two stories celebrating Christmas by José Feliciano( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Feliz Navidad" is a bilingual song in Spanish and English--a perfect accompaniment to this book that teaches children about both a typical Caribbean parranda and a traditional winter Christmas feast in a fun, flip book format! Join the parranda--a Christmas caroling party with traditional songs, instruments, and lots of delicious food! Children will learn about this typical Caribbean celebration, where family, friends, and musicians surprise their neighbors with nighttime caroling, travel from house to house gathering more and more guests, and end the festivities with an outdoor cookout! From the Grammy Award-winning performer comes this bilingual book that brings the Christmas song to life, with scenes from a traditional Caribbean parranda and a fun Christmas caroling party. In full color
Pocahontas : princess of the New World by Kathleen Krull( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to the life of the Indian princess Pocahontas and her contact with English settlers, especially John Smith
Sharing the seasons : a book of poems( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 48 poems, 12 for each of the seasons
Before you came by Patricia MacLachlan( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother relates how she spent time before her child arrived, then passes on a gift of days paddling a red canoe, reading in a pillow-filled hammock until dark, and watching the moon rise at night
The gospel Cinderella by Joyce Carol Thomas( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A variation on the traditional Cinderella story set in a Southern swamp and with a Great Gospel Convention instead of a ball
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Smoky night
Alternative Names
David Díaz American children's illustrator

ディアス, ディヴィッド

Languages
English (126)

Spanish (9)

Korean (2)

Chinese (2)

German (2)

Covers
The WandererWilma unlimited : how Wilma Rudolph became the world's fastest womanThe pot that Juan BuiltThe little scarecrow boyGoing homeCésar : sí, se puede! yes, we can!The Castle CoronaDecember