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Gonzalez, Maya Christina

Overview
Works: 21 works in 67 publications in 2 languages and 12,606 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Picture books  Folklore 
Roles: 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
My diary from here to there by Amada Irma Pérez( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,460 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
From the bellybutton of the moon and other summer poems by Francisco X Alarcón( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 1,438 libraries worldwide
A bilingual collection of poems in which the renowned Mexican American poet revisits and celebrates his childhood memories of summers, Mexico, and nature
Laughing tomatoes and other spring poems = Jitomates risueños y otros poemas de primavera : poems by Francisco X Alarcón( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 1,334 libraries worldwide
A bilingual collection of humorous and serious poems about family, nature, and celebrations by a renowned Mexican American poet
Iguanas in the snow and other winter poems by Francisco X Alarcón( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,322 libraries worldwide
These poems celebrate winter in San Francisco and the mountains of Northern California
Mis colores, mi mundo = My colors, my world by Maya Christina Gonzalez( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 1,285 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 very own room by Amada Irma Pérez( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,243 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
Fiesta femenina : celebrating women in Mexican folktale by Mary-Joan Gerson( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 916 libraries worldwide
A collection of folktales from various cultures in Mexico, all focusing on the important roles of women, such as Rosha, a young girl who rescues the sun; the goddess Tangu Yuh; Kesne, a Zapotec princess; and the Virgin Mary
Angels ride bikes and other fall poems by Francisco X Alarcón( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 911 libraries worldwide
IN HIS WHIMSICAL IMAGINATION, ALARCON CELEBRATES THE SIMPLE JOYS AND TRIALS OF EVERYDAY LIFE
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 )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 484 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
Animal poems of the Iguazú : poems by Francisco X Alarcón( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Takes readers into the magical rainforest of the Iguazú National Park
I know the river loves me by Maya Christina Gonzalez( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
A girl expresses her love of the river that she visits, plays in, and cares for throughout the year
My colors, my world = Mis colores, mi mundo by Maya Christina Gonzalez( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 234 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
Fiesta femenina : homenaje a las mujeres a través de historias tradicionales mexicanas by Mary-Joan Gerson( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 139 libraries worldwide
A collection of folktales from various cultures in Mexico, all focusing on the important roles of women, such as Rosha, a young girl who rescues the sun; the goddess Tangu Yuh; Kesne, a Zapotec princess; and the Virgin Mary
I am of two places : children's poetry ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The feelings of five children who have ties to both the United States and Latin America are expressed in poems written by the children
Fiesta femenina : celebrando a las mujeres a través de historias tradicionales mexicanas by Mary-Joan Gerson( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A collection of folktales from various cultures in Mexico, all focusing on the important roles of women, such as Rosha, a young girl who rescues the sun; the goddess Tangu Yuh; Kesne, a Zapotec princess; and the Virgin Mary
What fine gardeners by Brenda Parkes( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Miguel and María plant corn, tend the crop, and share their harvest with neighbors
Nana's chicken coop surprise = Nana, qué sorpresa! by Amada Irma Pérez( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 17 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
Soy de dos lugares : poesía juvenil ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
The crying mountain : a Mexican legend by Patricia Almada( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gonzalez, Christina
Languages
English (52)
Spanish (12)
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