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    Under the royal palms

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    Under the royal palms : a childhood in Cuba

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    The author recalls her life and impressions growing up in Cuba.

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    Biography - JH & HSBiography - JH & HS

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    The lizard and the sun

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    ADA

    The lizard and the sun

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    An illustrated retelling of a traditional Mexican folktale in which a faithful lizard finds the sun and brings light and warmth back to the world. Presented in English and Spanish.

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    Non-Fiction - ElementaryNon-Fiction - Elementary

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    Tales our abuelitas told

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    Tales our abuelitas told : a Hispanic folktale collection

    Campoy, F. Isabel.

    Presents the authors' retellings of more than ten traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions.

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    Non-Fiction - ElementaryNon-Fiction - Elementary

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    Pío peep!

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    ADA

    Pío peep! : traditional Spanish nursery rhymes

    A collection of more than two dozen nursery rhymes in Spanish, from Spain and Latin America, with English translations.

    Due 12/03/19

    Non-Fiction - ElementaryNon-Fiction - Elementary

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    Flying dragon

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    ADA

    Flying dragon

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    Color illustrations and brief poetic descriptions introduce readers to the countries and folklore of the world's Spanish-speaking nations.

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    Non-Fiction - ElementaryNon-Fiction - Elementary

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    Dancing home

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    Dancing home

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    When Margie's cousin Lupe comes from Mexico to live in California with Margie's family, Lupe must adapt to America, while Margie, who thought it would be fun to have her cousin there, finds that she is embarrassed by her in school and jealous of her at home.

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    Love, Amalia

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    Love, Amalia

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    Sixth-grader Amalia learns many important life-lessons while spending Friday afternoons with her beloved grandmother, and the teaching goes on even after Abuelita's sudden death as Amalia finds a way to connect with relatives and a friend who has moved away.

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    Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

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    My name is María Isabel

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    ADA

    My name is María Isabel

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    Third grader María 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.

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    Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

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    Where the flame trees bloom

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    Where the flame trees bloom

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    Includes eleven stories about the relatives and friends that were part of the author's childhood in Cuba.

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    Biography - ElementaryBiography - Elementary

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    Dear Peter Rabbit

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    Dear Peter Rabbit

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    Presents letters between such fairy tale characters as Goldilocks, Baby Bear, Peter Rabbit, and the Three Pigs.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    The gold coin

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    The gold coin

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    Determined to steal an old woman's gold coin, a young thief follows her all around the countryside and finds himself involved in a series of unexpected activities.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    The malachite palace

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    The malachite palace

    Ada, Alma Flor.

    A tiny yellow bird helps a lonely princess learn the truth about songs, freedom, and the children who are playing beyond the palace gates.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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