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Gonzalez, Maya Christina

Overview
Works: 9 works in 33 publications in 2 languages and 6,138 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ73, [E]
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Publications about Maya Christina Gonzalez
Publications by Maya Christina Gonzalez
Most widely held works by Maya Christina Gonzalez
Mis colores, mi mundo = My colors, my world by Maya Christina Gonzalez( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,562 libraries worldwide
Maya, who lives in the dusty desert, opens her eyes wide to find the colors in her world, from Papi's black hair and Mami's orange and purple flowers to Maya's red swing set and the fiery pink sunset
My diary from here to there by Amada Irma Pérez( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,444 libraries worldwide
A young girl describes her feelings when her father decides to leave their home in Mexico to look for work in the United States
My very own room by Amada Irma Pérez( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,261 libraries worldwide
With the help of her family, a resourceful Mexican American girl realizes her dream of having a space of her own to read and to think
Prietita and the ghost woman by Gloria Anzaldúa( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 839 libraries worldwide
Prietita, a young Mexican American girl, becomes lost in her search for an herb to cure her mother and is aided by the legendary ghost woman. While looking for an herb to cure her mother, Prietita gets lost in the woods in this English-Spanish fantasy. Prietita goes into the woods in search of the missing herb that can help cure her mother. Despite the frightening stories she has heard of the legendary ghost woman who steals children at night, she is not afraid when she encounters La Llorona. The rich velvet tones of the book's illustrations provide a powerful and magical setting for this beautiful story
Nana's big surprise by Amada Irma Pérez( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
Amada and her family build a chicken coop, hoping that her grandmother, visiting from Mexico, will enjoy raising the chickens and be distracted from her grief at Grandfather's death
I know the river loves me by Maya Christina Gonzalez( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
A girl expresses her love of the river that she visits, plays in, and cares for throughout the year
Call me tree = Llámame árbol by Maya Christina Gonzalez( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
"A bilingual poetic tale that follows one child/tree from the depths of Mami/Earth to the heights of the sky, telling a story about being free to grow and be who we are meant to be and honoring our relationship with the natural world"--
Nana's chicken coop surprise = Nana, qué sorpresa! by Amada Irma Pérez( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Amada and her family build a chicken coop, hoping that her grandmother, visiting from Mexico, will enjoy raising the chickens and be distracted from her grief at Grandfather's death
Nana's big surprise. Nana, qué sorpresa! by Amada Irma Pérez( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Amada and her family build a chicken coop, hoping that her grandmother, visiting from Mexico, will enjoy raising the chickens and be distracted from her grief at Grandfather's death
 
Alternative Names
Gonzalez, Christina
Languages
English (27)
Spanish (6)
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