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Arthur Dorros

Autor(a) de Abuela

40+ Works 8,888 Membros 297 Reviews 1 Favorited

About the Author

Arthur Dorros, an author and occasional illustrator, was born in Washington, D.C. on May 19, 1950. He attended and graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a B.A. degree in 1972. He received his postgraduate teaching certification from Pacific Oaks College in 1979. He has worked odd jobs in mostrar mais his youth such as: builder, carpenter, drafter and photographer. He was a teacher for both elementary and junior high. He was the artist in residence for more than a dozen New York public schools while running programs in creative writing and bookmaking. Some of his children's books are written in both English and Spanish. He also writes books that deal with science and nature. Ant Cities and Feel the Wind were named Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children by the National Science Teachers Association/Children's Book Council and A Tree is Growing was named an Orbis Pictus Honor Book. He has received the Reading Rainbow Review book selections award for three of his books - Alligator Shoes, Ant Cities and Abuela. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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Obras de Arthur Dorros

Abuela (1991) 2,318 cópias
Ant Cities (1987) 1,293 cópias
Animal Tracks (1656) 964 cópias
This Is My House (1992) 639 cópias
Feel the Wind (1989) 575 cópias
Rain Forest Secrets (1656) 481 cópias
A Tree Is Growing (1997) 276 cópias
La Isla (1995) 263 cópias
Papá and Me (2008) 234 cópias
Radio Man/Don Radio (1993) 233 cópias
The Fungus That Ate My School (2000) 215 cópias
Me and My Shadow (1990) 162 cópias
Tonight Is Carnaval (1991) 140 cópias
Alligator Shoes (1982) 138 cópias
Elephant Families (1994) 65 cópias
City Chicken (2003) 64 cópias
Abuelo (2014) 55 cópias
Under the Sun (2004) 47 cópias
Numero Uno (2007) 38 cópias
Mamá́ and Me (2011) 37 cópias
Ten Go Tango (2000) 34 cópias
Julio's Magic (2004) 26 cópias
When the Pigs Took Over (2002) 22 cópias
Hippo from Another Planet (1997) 20 cópias
Abuelo (2022) 8 cópias
Yum, Yum (1987) 6 cópias
Pretzels (1981) 3 cópias
Splash, splash (1987) 3 cópias
Abuelo 1 exemplar(es)
Cidades de formigas 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

What Makes Day and Night? (1961) — Ilustrador — 1,407 cópias
Magic Secrets (1967) — Ilustrador, algumas edições276 cópias
Reading Rainbow: Bugs [1988 TV episode] (1988) — Autor — 1 exemplar(es)

Etiquetado

5th-6th (42) adventure (44) animals (231) ants (121) bilingual (153) bugs (50) children (41) children's (65) culture (32) diversity (82) earth (29) earth science (41) easy (40) family (280) fantasy (59) fiction (153) flying (51) grandmother (68) grandmothers (53) grandparents (85) habitats (53) Hispanic (69) homes (32) imagination (122) insects (158) Let's Read and Find Out (46) multicultural (224) nature (98) New York (32) New York City (34) non-fiction (226) picture book (351) rainforest (38) science (408) Spanish (292) trees (33) water (45) water cycle (31) weather (100) wind (60)

Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1950-05-19
Sexo
male
Local de nascimento
Washington, D.C., USA

Membros

Resenhas

Independent Reading Level: Grade 2
Awards: Pura Belpre Award/Honors, 2009
 
Marcado
amaveritt | outras 54 resenhas | Apr 27, 2024 |
Simple text and a guessing-game format help young readers to identify the animals in the forest by looking at their tracks.
 
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PlumfieldCH | outras 6 resenhas | Dec 6, 2023 |
This book is about a father and son who enjoy spending time together. They sing songs, make breakfast, climb trees, and more. They do everything together and they travel to the son's grandparents house and they are all filled with joy.
 
Marcado
haileycinq | outras 54 resenhas | Sep 19, 2023 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
40
Also by
3
Membros
8,888
Popularidade
#2,701
Avaliação
3.9
Resenhas
297
ISBNs
195
Idiomas
2
Favorito
1

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