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Product Description: Through this affectionate and revealing portrait of a bilingual girl's weekend visits to her two sets of grandparents, Ada and Savadier prove that straddling two worlds can be a blessing rather than a hardship. Publishers Weekly
By Elivia Savadier (illustrator)

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9781631139635 | Loqueleo, April 30, 2016, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Through this affectionate and revealing portrait of a bilingual girl's weekend visits to her two sets of grandparents, Ada and Savadier prove that straddling two worlds can be a blessing rather than a hardship.

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Product Description: In the aftermath of a storm, a plucky seed survives and teaches readers about how seeds become flowers.

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9781631138874, titled "Después de la tormenta/ After the Storm" | Loqueleo, February 19, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In the aftermath of a storm, a plucky seed survives and teaches readers about how seeds become flowers.

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Product Description: The students in Mrs. Park's class prepare to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. 's Day by thinking about the values he taught. Contains an informative section on Martin Luther King, Jr.

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9781631138799, titled "Celebra el día de Martin Luther King Jr. con la clase de la Sra. Park/ Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day With Mrs. Park's Class" | Loqueleo, February 19, 2016, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: The students in Mrs.

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Product Description: The author offers young readers an inspiring collection of stories and memoirs drawn from her childhood in Cuba. Heartwarming, poignant, and often humorous, these memories encourage children to discover the stories in their own lives.

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9781631139710 | Reprint edition (Loqueleo, February 19, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The author offers young readers an inspiring collection of stories and memoirs drawn from her childhood in Cuba.

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Product Description: El nacimiento de un niño es motivo de gran alegría; es un canto de la vida que se manifiesta en torno a este nuevo ser. Y ser abuelos es una doble bendición, que se repite cuando tenemos la serenidad para apreciarla con nuevos ojos...read more

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9789583045608 | Panamericana Pub Llc, September 15, 2015, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: El nacimiento de un niño es motivo de gran alegría; es un canto de la vida que se manifiesta en torno a este nuevo ser.

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Product Description: Relájate, descomprime, y permite que el artista que llevas dentro salga a pintar. Expresa tu creatividad. Sentirás alivio del estrés, mente calma y te divertirás. El Amor lo es Todo y el Amor somos Todos....

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9781517266783 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 12, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Relájate, descomprime, y permite que el artista que llevas dentro salga a pintar.
9781517266806 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 12, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Relájate, descomprime, y permite que el artista que llevas dentro salga a pintar.

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Product Description: A patient escapes from an asylum, to spend his life as the perfect mannequin in a department store display; when living alone is outlawed, a woman who resides quietly with her cat is assigned by bureaucrats to a role in an artificially created "family;" a luckless man transforms himself into a chair so people can, literally, sit on him...read more

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9789881604798 | Hong Kong Univ Pr, March 1, 2016, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A patient escapes from an asylum, to spend his life as the perfect mannequin in a department store display; when living alone is outlawed, a woman who resides quietly with her cat is assigned by bureaucrats to a role in an artificially created "family;" a luckless man transforms himself into a chair so people can, literally, sit on him.

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Mother Goat hires an architect and builds a home for herself and her seven kids, shops for new furnishings, and takes her family out to dinner, as a wolf lies in wait, looking for a chance for a meal.

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9781581057553 | Alfaguara, S.A. Grupo Santillana,, January 1, 2002, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Mother Goat hires an architect and builds a home for herself and her seven kids, shops for new furnishings, and takes her family out to dinner, as a wolf lies in wait, looking for a chance for a meal.

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Product Description: "Dad says we are going to grow vegetable soup." So begins Lois Ehlert’s bright, bold picture book about vegetable gardening for the very young. The necessary tools are pictured and labeled, as are the seeds (green bean, pea, corn, zucchini squash, and carrot)...read more

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9780547734972 | Brdbk blg edition (Houghton Mifflin, October 23, 2012), cover price $4.99 | also contains A sembrar sopa de verduras / Growing Vegetable Soup | About this edition: "Dad says we are going to grow vegetable soup.
9780152056087 | Board book edition (Houghton Mifflin, August 1, 2005), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A father and child grow vegetables and then make them into a soup.

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9780152010225 | Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 1996, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: A father and child grow vegetables and then make them into a soup

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Three brothers desire different types of wives and so seek the advice of a wise old woman who tells them that their wishes can be granted if they are able to pick the correct oranges off the special tree and bring them to her.
By Alma Flor Ada and Reg Cartwright (illustrator)

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9780689807756 | Atheneum, May 1, 1999, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Acting on the advice of the old woman on the cliff by the sea, three brothers who wish to find brides go in search of three golden oranges

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Product Description: Amigos. Un amigo divertido, comprensivo, que te anima ...

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9788467168150 | Harlequin Iberica S.A., June 30, 2009, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Amigos.

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Product Description: Includes readings of the following 12 titles: A Rose with Wings / A Surprise for Mother Rabbit /After the Storm / How the Rainbow Came To Be / I Don't Want to Melt! / In the Cow's Backyard / It Wasn't Me / The Empty Pinata / The Golden Cage The Kite / Turkey for Thanksgiving Dinner? No, Thanks! / What Are Ghosts Afraid Of...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781603963497 | Alfaguara, October 31, 2008, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Includes readings of the following 12 titles: A Rose with Wings / A Surprise for Mother Rabbit /After the Storm / How the Rainbow Came To Be / I Don't Want to Melt!

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Product Description: Includes readings of the following 5 titles: Friends/ How Happy I Would Be!/ Strange Visitors/ The Song of the Teeny-Tiny Mosquito/ Who's Hatching Here?/

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9781603963473 | Alfaguara, October 31, 2008, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Includes readings of the following 5 titles: Friends/ How Happy I Would Be!

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Product Description: 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. In Spanish.
By Kathryn Dyble Thompson (illustrator)

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9780689810992 | Atheneum, September 1, 1996, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Third grader Maria Isabel, a Puerto Rican in the United States, wants to fit in at school, and the teacher's writing assignment 'My Greatest Wish' gives her that opportunity

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9780689319631 | Atheneum, October 1, 1994, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Third grader Maria Isabel, a Puerto Rican in the United States, wants to fit in at school, and the teacher's writing assignment 'My Greatest Wish' gives her that opportunity

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9781439553114 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, September 18, 2008), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Third grader Maria Isabel, born in Puerto Rico and now living in the U.

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Examines the life and career of the children's author, and includes ideas for teaching activities that are related to Ada's books, values, and life.

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9781591581864 | Libraries Unltd Inc, October 30, 2005, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Examines the life and career of the children's author, and includes ideas for teaching activities that are related to Ada's books, values, and life.

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A collection of anecdotal short stories based on the author's Cuban childhood explores the various ways in which family, human values, and childhood experiences influence an individual as he or she grows to adulthood.
By Alma Flor Ada and Antonio Martorell (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780689319006 | 1 edition (Atheneum, October 1, 1994), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A collection of anecdotal short stories based on the author's Cuban childhood explores the various ways in which family, human values, and childhood experiences influence an individual as he or she grows to adulthood

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With verse written in Spanish and English, the traditions and celebrations of Latin America and Spain are provided in this poetic holiday sing-song tale with full-color illustrations. 15,000 first printing.

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9780060584344 | Bilingual edition (Rayo, October 1, 2007), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: With verse written in Spanish and English, the traditions and celebrations of Latin America and Spain are provided in this poetic holiday sing-song tale with full-color illustrations.

Library:

9780060584351 | Bilingual edition (Rayo, October 1, 2007), cover price $17.89 | About this edition: With verse written in Spanish and English, the traditions and celebrations of Latin America and Spain are provided in this poetic holiday sing-song tale with full-color illustrations.

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When the residents of Hidden Forest wake up and open their morning papers, they are in for a surprise, as an enormous beanstalk has mysteriously sprouted outside of Jack Blake’s house, and Jack is nowhere to be found, meanwhile, Pinocchio and Half-Chicken have set out on adventures of their own, and Tortoise and Hare are off to the races.
By Alma Flor Ada and Leslie Tryon (illustrator)

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9781598209433 | Italian edition edition (Alfaguara Infantil, September 30, 2007), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Presents articles, editorials and ads from the 'Hidden Forest Times' that retell many well-known stories, including 'Jack and the Beanstalk,' 'Pinocchio,' and 'The Tortoise and the Hare.

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Now that the Three Little Pigs are safely settled in their brick house, and the Big Bad Wolf has made one trip to the furrier to replace his wounded old tail, the best-loved children’s book characters of all time can have a real party to welcome the Pigs to the neighborhood, but that somebody is threatening to ruin all the fun.
By Alma Flor Ada and Leslie Tryon (illustrator)

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9781598205978 | Italian edition edition (Alfaguara Infantil, September 15, 2007), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: 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.

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Three children tell each other a Hanukkah story while their grandmother prepares a special meal of latkes, in a story that includes facts about the holiday.

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9781598201345 | Alfaguara Infantil, September 1, 2007, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Three children tell each other a Hanukkah story while their grandmother prepares a special meal of latkes, in a story that includes facts about the holiday.

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Presents the authors' retellings of more than ten traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions.
By Alma Flor Ada, F. Isabel Campoy, Felipe Davalos (illustrator), Vivi Escriva (illustrator) and Susan Guevara (illustrator)

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9781416939658 | Atheneum, August 21, 2007, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Presents the authors' retellings of more than ten traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions.

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The latest news of the Pinocchio and Half-Chicken's adventure, Jack Blake's super-sized beanstalk, the race between the Hare and the Tortoise, and other happenings in the Hidden Forest is provided in a tale written in newspaper format by the creators of With Love, Little Red Hen.
By Alma Flor Ada and Leslie Tryon (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780689825828 | Atheneum, July 10, 2007, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Presents articles, editorials and ads from the 'Hidden Forest Times' that retell many well-known stories, including 'Jack and the Beanstalk,' 'Pinocchio,' and 'The Tortoise and the Hare.

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Hardcover:

9788485401932 | Nova Galicia Edicions S.L., June 30, 2007, cover price $3.95

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Paperback:

9781598204131 | Alfaguara Infantil, March 1, 2007, cover price $9.95

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