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Ada, Alma Flor

Overview
Works: 910 works in 2,170 publications in 4 languages and 72,055 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Nursery rhymes  Children's audiobooks  Poetry  Folklore  Epistolary fiction  Biography  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Editor, Narrator, Illustrator, Teacher, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.A1857, E
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My name is María Isabel by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
27 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 1,913 libraries worldwide
Third grader Maria 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 alphabet in Spanish and English by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
25 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 1,834 libraries worldwide
A book of poems about working in the fields and nature's bounty, one for each letter of the Spanish alphabet
Dear Peter Rabbit by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,672 libraries worldwide
Presents letters between such fairy tale characters as Goldilocks, Baby Bear, Peter Rabbit, and the Three Pigs
I love Saturdays y domingos by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,659 libraries worldwide
A young girl enjoys the similarities and the differences between her English-speaking and Spanish-speaking grandparents
Guía para padres y maestros de niños bilingües by Alma Flor Ada( file )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in Spanish and English and held by 1,558 libraries worldwide
This is a practical introduction to bilingualism answering the questions most frequently asked by parents and teachers on raising and educating bilingual children. Both authors draw on their academic expertise and ample field experience to provide straightforward answers, which contemplate multiple types of bilingual families and diverse societal conditions
Pío peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymes by Alice Schertle( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,524 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 )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,449 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 )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,408 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 )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,214 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 )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,102 libraries worldwide
A young boy takes good care of his pet chicken, and when she is grown up she gives him a surprise
The invisible hunters : a legend from the Miskito Indians of Nicaragua = Los cazadores invisibles : una leyenda de los indios miskitos de Nicaragua by Harriet Rohmer( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
Tells the tale of three hunters from the northern Nicaraguan village of Ulwas disover a magic vine, the Dar, which can make them invisible. The Dar tells the hunters that if they hunt only with sticks and never sell the meat, but only give it to their people, they can carry pieces of the Dar and become temporarily invisible. When two strangers arrive with gifts and want to buy meat, the hunters break their promise to the Dar
Tales our abuelitas told : a Hispanic folktale collection by F. Isabel Campoy( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,076 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 )
33 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 1,016 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 )
6 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 983 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 927 libraries worldwide
Presents the authors' retellings of more than ten traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions
The gold coin by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and Chinese and held by 892 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
Mamá Goose : a Latino nursery treasury = un tesor de rimas infantiles by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 881 libraries worldwide
Presents lullabies, finger plays, nursery rhymes, games, riddles, proverbs, and more in Spanish and English
Ten little puppies / Diez perritos ; adaptación de una canción infantil tradicional by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 876 libraries worldwide
Ten little puppies are lost, one by one, for different reasons, until only one little puppy remains
Mediopollito by Alma Flor Ada( Book )
16 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 855 libraries worldwide
A Mexican folktale 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
The napping house by Audrey Wood( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Cuando una pulga despierta sube a la cama, todos que duermen reciben una sorpresa
 
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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-....
Alma Flor Ada
Alma Flor Ada Cuban-American author and poet
Alma Flor Ada Escritora cubana
Flor Ada, Alma
Flor Ada, Alma 19..-...
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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