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A Library for Juana

The World of Sor Juana Ines (Americas Award for Children"s and Young Adult Literature. Commended (Awards))

by Pat Mora

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Knopf Books for Young Readers .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsBeatriz Vidal (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7428334M
ISBN 100375806431
ISBN 109780375806438

  Juana & Lucas (Book): Medina, Juana: A spunky young girl from Colombia loves playing with her canine best friend and resists boring school activities, especially learning English, until her family tells her that a special trip is planned to an English-speaking place. This is a perfect book to expose the kids to musical concepts. In this entertaining bilingual story Juana la Iguana engages readers to learn the concepts of numbers and values. Based on colorful and cute characters, the book engages children’s minds to anticipate the numbers and encourages their participation in the story. Margo Trombetta Children's Peace & Anti-Bias Library at Cabrillo College 3 hrs Today's book, Babymoon by Hayley Barrett illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal, is a wonderful book about bonding while staying home after a new baby ers: A Library for Juana: The World of Sor Juana Inés is now available as an ebook from StarWalk Kids Media. Every eBook in the StarWalk Kids Library comes with a free Teaching Links guide that includes suggestions for CCSS correlation and ideas for using materials to deliver on Common Core State Standards at various grade levels.


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This book is so lovely. A positive book for any child to read, especially young Latina girls. The book tells how Juana Inés always loved learning and eventually became a renowned scholar. The illustrations are absolutely beautiful as well.

I love to give this book as a /5(4). A Library for Juana: The World of Sor Juana Inés. New York: Knopf. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Mora, Pat and Beatriz Vidal, A Library for Juana: The World of Sor Juana Inés.

New York: Knopf, MLA Citation (style guide) Mora, Pat, and Beatriz Vidal. A Library for Juana: The World of Sor Juana Inés. First edition. The recipient of the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, A Library for Juana celebrates Juana Inés's incredible thirst for knowledge, and is lovingly written by renowned children's book author Pat Mora and gorgeously illustrated by Beatriz Vidal.

The recipient of the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, A Library for Juana celebrates Juana Inés's incredible thirst for knowledge, and is lovingly written by renowned children's book author Pat Mora and gorgeously illustrated by Beatriz : A Library for Juana: The World of Sor Juana Inés Illustrated by Beatriz Vidal Now back in print in paperback from Lee & Low books.

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She decided to become a nun—Sor. A LIBRARY FOR JUANA: The World of Sor Juana Inés Pat Mora, Author, Beatriz Vidal, Illustrator, illus. by Beatriz Vidal. Knopf $ (40p) ISBN The recipient of the Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, A Library for Juana celebrates Juana Inés's incredible thirst for knowledge, and is lovingly written by renowned children's book author Pat Mora and gorgeously illustrated by Beatriz Vidal.

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At the age of three, Juana Inés followed her older sisters to school and asked read more. At the age of three, Juana Inés followed her older sisters to school and asked the teacher to make her a student too.

This picture-book biography of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz brings the great 17th-century poet and intellectual, revered throughout Latin America, to the attention of English-speaking children.

Graced by Vidal's (The Magic Bean Tree, not reviewed, etc.) exquisite gouache-and-watercolor illustrations, created with a magnifying glass and small brushes in the style of illuminated manuscripts, this.

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She decided to become a nun--Sor Juana In\u00E9s de la Cruz--in order to spend her life in solitude reading and writing. This picture book biography introduces Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, one of Mexico's most beloved scholars and poets. At the age of three, Juana promised her sister's teacher that she was "quiet like a turtle" so that she could stay at the school and learn to read.

I've always been an admirer of Sor Juana, and am so glad that I happened upon A Library for Juana, while perusing the Women's History Month display at my public library this past weekend. I'd had no idea there was a children's picture-book devoted to her life, so it was a most welcome discovery/5(6).

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Juana Inés de Asbaje y Ramírez de Santillana was born in San Miguel Nepantla (now called Nepantla de Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz in her honor) near Mexico was the illegitimate child of a Spanish captain, Pedro Manuel de Asbaje, and a Criolla woman, Isabel Ramírez.

Due to her Spanish ancestry and Mexican birth, Juana is considered a Criolla. Died: 17 April (aged 46), Mexico City, New Spain.

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This week I am delighted to present A Library for Juana: The World of Sor Juana Inés, written by Pat Mora and illustrated by Beatriz Vidal, a book that tells the story of an important and prolific literary figure, self-taught poet, scholar and nun, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz.

Here is a description from Goodreads. Juana & Lucas (Book): Medina, Juana, A spunky young girl from Colombia loves playing with her canine best friend and resists boring school activities, especially learning English, until her family tells her that a special trip is planned to an English-speaking place.The story itself is a giant hug.” — The New York Times Book Review Fans of Judy Moody and Clarice Bean will love Juana, the spunky young Colombian girl who stars in this playful, abundantly illustrated series.

Juana loves many things: drawing, living in Bogotá, Colombia, and especially her dog, Lucas, the best amigo ever.Chicago/Turabian Format.

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