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Mora, Pat

Overview
Works: 150 works in 572 publications in 4 languages and 46,099 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Poetry  Tall tales  Stories in rhyme  Biography  Christmas music  Biographies  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Interviewee, Narrator
Classifications: PZ73, E
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Tomás and the library lady by Pat Mora( Book )
33 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,140 libraries worldwide
While helping his family in their work as migrant laborers far from their home, Tomas finds an entire world to explore in the books at the public library
Book fiesta! : celebrate Children's Day/book day = Celebremos el día de los niños/el día de los libros by Pat Mora( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and Multiple languages and held by 2,391 libraries worldwide
A picture book celebrating Children's Day, El Dia De Los Ninos. Bilingual format
Doña Flor : a tall tale about a giant woman with a great big heart by Pat Mora( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,905 libraries worldwide
Doña Flor, a giant lady with a big heart, sets off to protect her neighbors from what they think is a dangerous animal, but soon discovers the tiny secret behind the huge noise
Gracias by Pat Mora( Book )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,770 libraries worldwide
A young multiracial boy celebrates family, friendship, and fun by telling about some of the everyday things for which he is thankful
A birthday basket for Tía by Pat Mora( Book )
33 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,461 libraries worldwide
With the help and interference of her cat Chica, Cecilia prepares a surprise gift for her great-aunt's ninetieth birthday
Uno, dos, tres = One, two, three by Pat Mora( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,309 libraries worldwide
Pictures depict two sisters going from shop to shop buying birthday presents for their mother. Rhyming text presents numbers from one to ten in English and Spanish
Yum! mmmm! qué rico! : Americas' sproutings by Pat Mora( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
"From blueberries to vanilla, indigenous foods of the Americas are celebrated in this collection of haiku, which also includes information about each food's origins"--Provided by publisher. Listen as you read along with this book and CD set
Abuelos by Pat Mora( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,124 libraries worldwide
Young Ray and Amelia move to a new village in New Mexico and experience the fright and fun of "los abuelos" for the first time. In the cold months of midwinter, village men disappear to disguise themselves as scary old men and then descend on the children, teasing them and asking if they've been good
I pledge allegiance by Pat Mora( Book )
6 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 997 libraries worldwide
"Libby and her great-aunt, Lobo, both learn the Pledge of Allegiance--Libby for school, and Lobo for her U.S. citizenship ceremony"--
A piñata in a pine tree : a Latino twelve days of Christmas by Pat Mora( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 984 libraries worldwide
In this adaptation of the folk song "The Twelve Days of Christmas," friends exchange such gifts as a piñata and "cuatro luminarias." Includes pronunciation and glossary of Spanish words and a description of Christmas foods and other holiday traditions from different Latin American countries
Pablo's tree by Pat Mora( Book )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 984 libraries worldwide
Each year on his birthday, a young Mexican American boy looks forward to seeing how his grandfather has decorated the tree he planted on the day the boy was adopted. Ever since his daughter adopted young Pablo, grandfather decorates a tree on the anniversary of the boy's arrival
The rainbow tulip by Pat Mora( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 958 libraries worldwide
A Mexican-American first-grader experiences the difficulties and pleasures of being different when she wears a tulip costume with all the colors of the rainbow for the school May Day parade
Listen to the desert = Oye al desierto by Pat Mora( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 950 libraries worldwide
A bilingual poem which describes some of the sounds of nature in a desert
Love to mamá : a tribute to mothers ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 931 libraries worldwide
Thirteen Latin American poets present a collection of works that combine English and Spanish and describe the bonds between mothers, grandmothers, and children
The desert is my mother = El desierto es mi madre by Pat Mora( Book )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 897 libraries worldwide
A poetic depiction of the desert as the provider of comfort, food, spirit, and life
Let's eat! = ¡A comer! by Pat Mora( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 865 libraries worldwide
Bilingual text describes a family as they sit down to a table filled with good food
Delicious hullabaloo by Pat Mora( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 814 libraries worldwide
In this poem in English and Spanish, lizards, armadillos, and other creatures of the night make merry beneath the desert moon, enjoying the strains of a mariachi band and gobbling lots of delicious food
The bakery lady by Pat Mora( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Monica, who wants to be a baker like her grandmother, finds the doll hidden in the bread on the feast for the Three Kings and thus gets to bake cookies for the next fiesta
Agua santa = Holy water by Pat Mora( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Collection of poems by a Chicana poet celebrating the grace and spirit of mothers, daughters, lovers, and goddesses
Communion by Pat Mora( Book )
9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
A third collection of poetry showing an international perspective in considering the art of poetry itself, male/female relationships, separation from children, homeland and tradition
 
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Alternative Names
Mora, P.
Pat Mora Amerikaans schrijfster
Pat Mora amerikansk författare
Pat Mora amerikansk skribent
پت مورا نویسنده آمریکایی
모라, 패트
모라, 팻
モーラ, パット
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