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Pat Mora

Author of Tomas and the Library Lady

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Pat Mora is a bilingual author with a special focus on children's literature. Among her awards are Honorary Doctorates from North Carolina State University and SUNY Buffalo, Honorary Membership in the American Library Association, Life-Time Membership in USBBY, a Civitella Ranieri Fellowship to write in Umbria, Italy, and a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Texas at El Paso. She was a recipient and judge of a Poetry Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts and a recipient and advisor of the Kellogg National Leadership Fellowships. Her children's books include: Water Rolls, Water Rises/El agua rueda, el agua sube. With her daughter, Libby Martinez, Pat also recently wrote I Pledge Allegiance and Bravo, Chico Canta! Bravo!. A literacy advocate, Pat founded Children's Day, Book Day, El día de los niños, El día de los libros often known as Día. The year-long commitment promotes creatively linking all children and families to books, and establishing annual April Children's Day, Book Day celebrations across the country. April 2016 will be Día's 20th Anniversary. Pat's Book Fiesta captures the Día spirit. A former teacher, university administrator, museum director, and consultant, Pat is a popular national speaker who promotes creativity, inclusivity and bookjoy. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Tomas and the Library Lady 811 copies, 36 reviews
A Birthday Basket for Tía 528 copies, 9 reviews
Pablo's Tree 339 copies, 12 reviews
Gracias/Thanks 229 copies, 38 reviews
Confetti: Poems for Children 168 copies, 12 reviews
Uno, Dos, Tres: One, Two, Three 154 copies, 10 reviews
This Big Sky 138 copies, 5 reviews
I Pledge Allegiance 134 copies, 13 reviews
The Rainbow Tulip 114 copies, 10 reviews
The Race of Toad and Deer 62 copies, 15 reviews
House of Houses 53 copies, 2 reviews
Join Hands 37 copies, 4 reviews
The bakery lady 36 copies, 2 reviews
Bookjoy, Wordjoy 33 copies, 3 reviews
Abuelos 32 copies, 2 reviews
Bravo, Chico Canta! Bravo! 23 copies, 2 reviews
In My Desert 22 copies
Chants 21 copies
Borders 16 copies
Adobe Odes 15 copies
My Singing Nana 12 copies, 2 reviews
Communion 6 copies
My Family Double Set 1 copy, 1 review

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