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Diaz, David

Overview
Works: 125 works in 299 publications in 5 languages and 43,591 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Poetry  History  Sea stories  Picture books  Pictorial works  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator, Book designer, Author, Reporter
Classifications: PZ7.C8615, E
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Publications about David Diaz
Publications by David Diaz
Most widely held works by David Diaz
Smoky night by Eve Bunting( Book )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,785 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 4,159 libraries worldwide
Sophie has always loved the ocean and when she gets the chance to sail the Atlantic on her uncle's boat, The wanderer, she can't wait to set sail - Deep down, however, she is terrified of where the voyage will take her
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 2,580 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 2,342 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 1,959 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 corn field alone
Going home by Eve Bunting( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,857 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 1,741 libraries worldwide
Tells the life story of César Chávez, whose efforts as a labor leader in the mid-twentieth century brought better working conditions to migrant farmworkers in the U.S
The Castle Corona by Sharon Creech( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,577 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 1,569 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 1,394 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 1,247 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 1,184 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-six short poems pondering what the world would be like if any letters of the alphabet should disappear
Me, Frida by Amy Novesky( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,102 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 1,002 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
Feliz Navidad : two stories celebrating Christmas by José Feliciano( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 902 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 863 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 810 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 795 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 721 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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Alternative Names
David Díaz American children's illustrator
디아스, 데이비드
디아즈, 데이비드
디아즈, 데이빗
ディアス, ディヴィッド
Languages
English (123)
Spanish (9)
Chinese (3)
Korean (2)
German (2)
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