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Ada, Alma Flor

Overview
Works: 819 works in 1,673 publications in 2 languages and 67,559 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Miscellanea  Folklore  Biography  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Narrator, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.A1857, [E]
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Gathering the sun : an A B C in Spanish and English by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 2,045 libraries worldwide
A book of poems about working in the fields and nature's bounty, one for each letter of the Spanish alphabet
My name is María Isabel by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
24 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 1,896 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
Pío peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymes by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,689 libraries worldwide
A collection of more than two dozen nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations
I love Saturdays y domingos by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,585 libraries worldwide
A young girl enjoys the similarities and the difference between her English-speaking grandpartents
Daniel's mystery egg by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,518 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 1,481 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
Dear Peter Rabbit by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 1,478 libraries worldwide
Presents letters between such fairy tale characters as Goldilocks, Baby Bear, Peter Rabbit, and the Three Pigs
With love, Little Red Hen by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,258 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
Guía para padres y maestros de niños bilingües by Alma Flor Ada( file )
8 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 1,254 libraries worldwide
Daniel's pet by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,135 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 )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
Presents the authors' retellings of more than ten 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 )
31 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 983 libraries worldwide
A traditional Mexican folktale in which a faithful lizard finds the sun which brings light and warmth back to the world
The gold coin by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 951 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
¡Muu, moo! : rimas de animales = Animal nursery rhymes ( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 945 libraries worldwide
A collection of animal-themed nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations
Cuentos que contaban nuestras abuelas : cuentos populares Hispánicos by F. Isabel Campoy( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 895 libraries worldwide
Presents the authors' retellings of traditional tales. Este hermoso texto tiene como objetivo mostrarles a los mas pequeños del hogar las historias mas fantasticas que han pasado de generacion en generacion gracias a la cultura oral que aun prevalece en las abuelas de todas las familias. El libro cuenta con doce cuentos populares de la cultura, hebrea, africana, arabe, y espanola. Cada una de ella permite conocer aquellos relatos que muchos adultos aun recuerdan de su niñez. Entre las historias se encuentran castillos, caballos de colores, hadas, y otros seres fantasticos. La lectura se acompaña por delicadas y llamativas ilustraciones que permiten al peque o ir adentrandose en la lectura y vivir paso a paso cada aventura. Un libro hermoso, magico que permite acercarse a las raices de la cultura de cada familia
Mediopollito by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Presents a traditional Spanish folktale written in both English and Spanish about how the rooster on the weather vane came to be
Mamá Goose : a Latino nursery treasury = un tesor de rimas infantiles ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 868 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 )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Ten little puppies are lost, one by one, for different reasons, until only one little puppy remains
La pequeña locomotora que sí pudo / ilustrada por George y Doris Hauman ; traducción de Alma Flor Ada by Watty Piper( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 758 libraries worldwide
When the other engines refuse, the Little Blue Engine tries to pull a stranded train full of toys and good food over the mountain
Extra! Extra! : fairy-tale news from Hidden Forest by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 753 libraries worldwide
Presents articles, editorials and ads from the "Hidden Forest Times" that retell many well-known stories, including Jack and the beanstalk, Pinocchio, and the Tortoise and the Hare. When the residents of Hidden Forest wake up and open their morning papers, they are in for a surprise. When the residents of Hidden Forest wake up and open their morning papers, they are in for a surprise. An enormous beanstalk has mysteriously sprouted outside of Jack Blake's house, and Jack is nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, Pinocchio and Half-Chicken have set out on adventures of their own, and Tortoise and Hare are off to the races. Will they all find their happy endings? Hidden Forest News has got the scoops. Written and laid out in newspaper format, this installment in the enchanting Hidden Forest series has received a new twist from Alma Flor Ada and Leslie Tryon
 
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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-....
Languages
English (155)
Spanish (67)
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