Low Price Guarantee
We Take School POs
Dona Flor (Spanish Edition)
Contributor(s): Mora, Pat (Author), Colón, Raul (Illustrator)

View larger image

ISBN: 0440417686     ISBN-13: 9780440417682
Publisher: Dragonfly Books
Retail: $7.99OUR PRICE: $5.83  
  Buy 25 or more:OUR PRICE: $5.35   Save More!
  Buy 100 or more:OUR PRICE: $5.11   Save More!


  WE WILL NOT BE UNDERSOLD!   Click here for our guarantee

Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Language: Spanish
Published: October 2005
Qty:

Annotation: Dona Flor is a giant woman who lives in a puebla with lots of families. She loves her neighbors-she lets the children use her flowers for trumpets, and the families use her leftover tortillas for rafts. So when a huge puma is terrifying the village, of course Flor is the one to investigate.
Featuring Spanish words and phrases throughout, as well as a glossary, Pat Mora's story, along with Raul Colon's glorious artwork, makes this a treat for any reader, tall or small. Award-winning author Pat Mora's previous book with Raul Colon, Tomas and the Library Lady, received the Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, an IRA Teacher's Choice Award, a Skipping Stones Award, and was also named a Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List title and an Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature commended title. She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

"From the Hardcover edition.

Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | Fairy Tales & Folklore - Country & Ethnic - General
Dewey: E
LCCN: 2005040793
Age Level: 3-7
Grade Level: Preschool-2
Lexile Measure: 760 AD (Adult Directed Text)
Physical Information: 0.16" H x 9.04" W x 11.74" (0.48 lbs) 40 pages
Themes:
- Cultural Region - Southwest U.S.
- Ethnic Orientation - Hispanic
Features: Glossary, Ikids, Illustrated, Price on Product
Review Citations: Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 02/01/2006 pg. 276 - Recommended
 
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Publisher Description:
Dona Flor is a giant woman who lives in a puebla with lots of families. She loves her neighbors-she lets the children use her flowers for trumpets, and the families use her leftover tortillas for rafts. So when a huge puma is terrifying the village, of course Flor is the one to investigate.
Featuring Spanish words and phrases throughout, as well as a glossary, Pat Mora's story, along with Raul Colon's glorious artwork, makes this a treat for any reader, tall or small. Award-winning author Pat Mora's previous book with Raul Colon, Tomas and the Library Lady, received the Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, an IRA Teacher's Choice Award, a Skipping Stones Award, and was also named a Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List title and an Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature commended title. She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

"From the Hardcover edition."

 
Customers who bought this item also bought...

A Chair for My Mother - REI REP Edition
The Carrot Seed - Reprint Edition
Yo! Yes?
Mouse Paint
Play Ball!
Library Lion - 1 Reprint Edition
Flying! - Reprint Edition
Chester's Way - PAP/CAS Edition
 
Customer ReviewsSubmit your own review
 
To tell a friend about this book, you must Sign In First!