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]
Cat­a­log of favorite books [PDF]

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Featured Publications

Extra! Extra! Fairy-Tale News from Hidden Forest
Love, Amalia
Yes! We Are Latinos
A Magical Encounter: Latino Literature in the Classroom
Todo es canción: Antología poética
My Name is María Isabel
The Quetzal’s Journey
Vivir en dos idiomas
I Love Saturdays y domingos
Dancing Home
Gathering The Sun: An Alphabet in Spanish and English
En clave de sol

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