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Argueta, Jorge

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Works: 62 works in 148 publications in 2 languages and 10,322 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Picture books  Cookbooks  Autobiographical poetry  History  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PQ7539.2.A67, J861.64
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Sopa de frijoles : un poema para cocinar by Jorge Argueta( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in Spanish and English and held by 989 libraries worldwide
Text in Spanish and English that could be used as a poetic recipe follows a boy as he makes a pot of tasty bean soup for his family
Xochitl and the flowers = Xóchitl, la niña de las flores by Jorge Argueta( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 705 libraries worldwide
Xochitl and her family, newly arrived in San Francisco from El Salvador, create a beautiful plant nursery in place of the garbage heap behind their apartment, and celebrate with their friends and neighbors
Salsa : un poema para cocinar by Jorge Argueta( Book )
9 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in Spanish and English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
Unos hermanos preparan una salsa muy sabrosa en este poema para cocinar lleno de musicalidad que deleitará a toda la familia
Somos como las nubes = We are like the clouds by Jorge Argueta( Book )
8 editions published in 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Why are young people leaving their country to walk to the United States to seek a new, safe home? Over 100,000 such children have left Central America. This book of poetry helps us to understand why and what it is like to be them
Moony Luna by Jorge Argueta( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 618 libraries worldwide
Even though five-year-old Luna does not want to go to school for fear there may be monsters there, she agrees to give it a try
Guacamole : un poema para cocinar by Jorge Argueta( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Una joven cocinera se pone su delantal y, cantando y bailando por toda la cocina, reúne los ingredientes para esta receta muy fácil de preparar. Jorge Argueta despliega su imaginación poética para deleitar al lector y mostrarle cómo preparar un plato sabroso y saludable. Las ilustraciones juguetonas de Margarita Sada enriquecen esta nueva receta de la popular serie. Cocineros de todas las edades gozarán preparando esta deliciosa receta.--Desde la descripción de la editorial
Tamalitos : un poema para cocinar by Jorge Argueta( Book )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in Spanish and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Provides a poetic recipe for cheese tamalitos that not only offers instructions for making them but highlights the importance of corn in the foodways of the Americas
Antonio's card = La tarjeta de Antonio by Rigoberto González( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
With Mother's Day coming, Antonio finds he has to decide about what is important to him when his classmates make fun of the unusual appearance of his mother's partner, Leslie
La fiesta de las tortillas by Jorge Argueta( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 459 libraries worldwide
The author, who remembers the fragrant dishes prepared at his family's restaurant in El Salvador, recounts a mystery from his childhood involving tortillas
Talking with Mother Earth : poems by Jorge Argueta( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
This illustrated book for children presents poems which explore a Pipil Nahua Indian girl's connection to Mother Earth and how it heals the wounds of racism
Soledad sigh-sighs by Rigoberto González( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Soledad's friends help her discover the many things that she can do to entertain herself when she is alone in her apartment
La gallinita en la ciudad by Jorge Argueta( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Remembering her grandfather's promise to fly over from El Salvador to visit anytime she wants to see him, Natalia is determined to help the guinea hen she sees fly by her window in the city
Zipitio by Jorge Argueta( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Rufina's mother helps her deal with Zipitio when he falls in love with her
Agua, agüita by Jorge Argueta( Book )
3 editions published in 2017 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 274 libraries worldwide
"Describes--in English, Spanish, and Nahuat--the life cycle of water from the perspective of one drop"--
Los árboles están colgando del cielo by Jorge Argueta( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Este libro ilustrado para niños contiene el cuento de un niño que es encantado por sus sueños lindos de árboles que tienen sus raices en las nubes de día y en las estrellas de noche
Trees are hanging from the sky by Jorge Argueta( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Trees are hanging from the sky, their roots are snakes, or sometimes rivers, their leaves are fish. Are those roots entwined in clouds or stars? Our hero's mother warns him about nightmares, but he doesn't mind because he loves these trees. Even so, it's a good thing his bed is close to the ground because he is a little bit scared of heights and, when his dream knocks him out of bed, he doesn't have far to fall
Guacamole : un poema para cocinar = Guacamole : a cooking poem by Jorge Argueta( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Guacamole originated in Mexico with the Aztecs and has long been popular in North America, especially in recent years due to the many health benefits of avocados. This version of the recipe is easy to make, calling for just avocados, limes, cilantro and salt. A little girl dons her apron, singing and dancing around the kitchen as she shows us what to do
Olita y Manyula. Olita and Manyula. The big birthday by Jorge Argueta( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Olita visits El Salvador from the United States. Her cousin, friends and aunt invite her to Manyula's birthday party. On the way to the party they walk under the warm rain, jump over puddles and discover landmarks of the San Jacinto neighborhood. When they arrive at the party, Olita receives a gigantic surprise. Everyone has a great time watching Manyula dance and eat her huge cake. This is the big birthday party Olita will never forget
En carne propia : memoria poética by Jorge Argueta( file )
1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
This extraordinary bilingual poetry collection evokes the horrors of war and the loneliness of exile, while confirming the resiliency of the human spirit
 
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English (46)
Spanish (40)
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