Alma Flor Ada

Welcome to a Magical Encounter

Whether in nature or in human rela­tion­ships, few images are more com­pelling than that of an encounter; a but­ter­fly and a flower blended together in a brief burst of color, the sun rays and a rain­drop joined in a rain­bow, a mother reach­ing out for her new­born child, two pairs of eyes held in a deeply felt gaze, two hands clasped in friendship–and surely among the most mean­ing­ful encoun­ters, the one between a child and a book. Read about Alma Flor Ada »
Meet the author: Inter­view by Col­orín Col­orado [eng­lish | span­ish]
Inter­view with son and co-author about Danc­ing Home [eng­lish]
Cat­a­log of favorite books [PDF]

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Featured Publications

Island Treasures
Dancing Home
Yes! We Are Latinos
Está linda la mar: Para com­pren­der y usar la poesía en la clase
I Love Saturdays y domingos
Love, Amalia
The Quetzal’s Journey
Spanish Literacy Strategies for Young Learners
Extra! Extra! Fairy-Tale News from Hidden Forest
My Name is María Isabel
Gathering The Sun: An Alphabet in Spanish and English
Vivir en dos idiomas

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