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Machado, Ana Maria 1941-

Overview
Works: 356 works in 1,221 publications in 5 languages and 7,422 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Picture books  Historical fiction  Stories in rhyme  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Novels 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Translator, Contributor, Narrator, Creator, Originator
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ana Maria Machado
Publications by Ana Maria Machado
Most widely held works by Ana Maria Machado
Nina Bonita : a story by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
33 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 661 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
Exploration into Latin America by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 534 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
Wolf wanted by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 422 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 )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 370 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 )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 336 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
Me in the middle by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
One day Isabel finds a box in her mother's closet and, inside, a photograph of a girl dressed in old-fashioned clothes. Ten-year-old Bel is enchanted to discover that the girl is her great-grandmother Beatrice, her Bisa Bea, and that she and her great-grandmother look very much alike. Bel convinces her mother to let her borrow the treasured photo promising to look after it carefully. To her dismay, by the time she returns home from school, the picture is missing. But something unusual has happened. Suddenly it is as if Bisa Bea is alive inside her, telling Bel what life was like when she was a girl. Bel loves hearing the stories about the old days -- until Bisa Bea starts to tell her how to behave. Bel learns that her great-grandmother lived in a very different time, when girls were expected to be proper young ladies
Until the day arrives by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 200 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
El perro del cerro y la rana de la sabana by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
16 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 136 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 )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 129 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 )
37 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 126 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 )
32 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Es la historia de la hija de un rey y una reina que se casaron y vivieron felices para siempre
La abuelita aventurera by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
17 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 97 libraries worldwide
A nice little old lady had the desire to travel. Because she didn't have any money, she decided to make herself a balloon. After days of sewing and weaving, she had prepared a balloon in the meadow
Recado do nome : leitura de Guimarães Rosa à luz do nome de seus personagens by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in Portuguese and Undetermined and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Amanda, con cien pies anda by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 95 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
!Qué confusión! by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 89 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
Un pajarito me contó by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 87 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
Canteiros de Saturno by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in Portuguese and held by 81 libraries worldwide
De carta en carta by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 78 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
O mar nunca transborda : romance by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in Portuguese and Spanish and held by 75 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
Tropical sol da liberdade by Ana Maria Machado( Book )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in Portuguese and Spanish and held by 70 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ana Maria
Ana Maria, 1941-
Ana Maria Machado auteure de littérature d'enfance brésilienne
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 escritora de literatura infantil brasileña
Ana Maria Machado Países em que Ana Maria Machado recebeu prêmios
Ana Maria Machado scriitoare de literatură pentru copii braziliană
Ana Maria Machado scrittrice e giornalista brasiliana
Machado, A.M.
Machado, Ana María
Machado, Ana Maria Martins
Machado, Ana Maria Martins 1941-
Maria, Ana
Maria, Ana, 1941-
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
마샤두, 아나 마리아 1941-
마차도, 아나 마리아 1941-
マシャド, アナ・マリア
マチャード, アンナ・マリア
Languages
Spanish (140)
Portuguese (110)
English (47)
German (1)
French (1)
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