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Pam Muñoz Ryan

Forfatter af Esperanza Rising

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Author Pam Muñoz Ryan was born in Bakersfield, California on December 25, 1951. She received a B. A. in child development and a M. A. in education from San Diego State University. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a bilingual Head Start teacher and as an early childhood program vis mere administrator. At first, she wrote adult books about child development, but soon switched to writing children's books. She has written over twenty-five picture books, novels, and nonfiction books for young readers. The novel Esperanza Rising, winner of the Pura Belpre Medal, the Jane Addams Peace Award, an ALA Top Ten Best Book for Young Adults, and the Americas Award Honor Book, is based on her own grandmother's immigration from Mexico to California. Riding Freedom has also won many awards including the national Willa Cather Award and the California Young Reader Medal. When Marian Sang, a picture book about singer Marian Anderson, won numerous awards including the ALA Sibert Honor and NCTE's Orbis Pictus Award. In 2015 her title Echo made The New York Times Best Seller List. She also won a Kirkus Prize in the children's literature category with her title 'Echo'. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre
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Værker af Pam Muñoz Ryan

Esperanza Rising (2000) — Forfatter — 10,912 eksemplarer
Becoming Naomi León (2004) 3,013 eksemplarer
Riding Freedom (1998) 2,615 eksemplarer
Echo (2015) 1,774 eksemplarer
The Dreamer (2010) 1,266 eksemplarer
Hello Ocean (2001) 1,174 eksemplarer
The Flag We Love (1996) 1,154 eksemplarer
Paint the Wind (2007) 930 eksemplarer
Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride (1999) 919 eksemplarer
Mice and Beans (2001) 807 eksemplarer
Tony Baloney: School Rules (2012) 330 eksemplarer
A Pinky Is a Baby Mouse (1997) 288 eksemplarer
Mañanaland (2020) 278 eksemplarer
The Crayon Counting Book (1996) 273 eksemplarer
One Hundred Is a Family (1994) 226 eksemplarer
Tony Baloney (2011) 208 eksemplarer
Tony Baloney Buddy Trouble (2013) 174 eksemplarer
Nacho and Lolita (2005) 166 eksemplarer
Solimar: The Sword of the Monarchs (2022) 120 eksemplarer
Cornelia and the Great Snake Escape (2010) 111 eksemplarer
Our California (2008) 111 eksemplarer
There Was No Snow on Christmas Eve (2005) 108 eksemplarer
Tony Baloney: Pen Pal (2014) 102 eksemplarer
Mud Is Cake (2002) 91 eksemplarer
What Makes a Family? (2009) 79 eksemplarer
Tony Baloney Yo Ho Ho, Halloween! (2015) 78 eksemplarer
How Do You Raise a Raisin? (2003) 48 eksemplarer
A Box of Friends (2003) 32 eksemplarer
California Here We Come! (1997) 32 eksemplarer
Tony Baloney: Pen Pal (2015) 13 eksemplarer
Mañanaland (Spanish Edition) (2020) 13 eksemplarer
Doug's Treasure Hunt (1999) 6 eksemplarer
Yo, Naomi Len 4 eksemplarer
Paint The Wind 3 eksemplarer
El soador 2 eksemplarer
Hayalperest (2013) 2 eksemplarer
When Marian Sang 1 eksemplar
Becoming Naomi Len 1 eksemplar
Il sognatore 1 eksemplar
Les Roses du Mexique (2003) 1 eksemplar
Mics and Beans 1 eksemplar
Where's Porkchop? (1999) 1 eksemplar
Solimar: The Sword of Monarchs (2022) 1 eksemplar
Mañanaland 1 eksemplar
Riding Freedom 1 eksemplar

Associated Works

The Gift Of The Magi And Other Stories (Scholastic Classics) (1990) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver803 eksemplarer
First Crossing: Stories About Teen Immigrants (2004) — Bidragyder — 196 eksemplarer
Because of Shoe and Other Dog Stories (2012) — Bidragyder — 60 eksemplarer
Guys Read: Heroes and Villains (2017) — Bidragyder — 46 eksemplarer
Peace Story (2010) — Bidragyder — 6 eksemplarer

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African American (99) billedbog (385) biografi (314) børn (139) børnelitteratur (110) børnelitteratur (222) Californien (351) chapter book (318) coming of age (120) death (120) digte (144) dyr (145) eventyr (123) faglitteratur (212) familie (710) Fantasy (142) fattigdom (137) Great Depression (353) heste (176) Hispanic (250) historie (296) historisk (103) historisk fiktion (1,058) immigrants (153) immigration (394) Mexican American (112) Mexico (515) middle school (275) migrant workers (151) multikulturel (387) musik (210) Ocean (159) realistisk fiktion (355) roman (132) Skal læses (338) skønlitteratur (1,045) Spanish (240) venskab (111) YA (167) Young Adult (190)

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Independent Reading Level: Grades 5-7
Awards: Pura Belpre Award 2002
 
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SEldridge | 822 andre anmeldelser | Apr 30, 2024 |
Independent Reading Level: 5th grade
Awards/Honors: Pura Belpre award for writing 2002
 
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bmwilmot | 822 andre anmeldelser | Apr 29, 2024 |
Well crafted tales interwoven by the common thread of a harmonica blessed, by a spell that delivers it to those in distress, and a quality that fortifies the Spirit of musicians and audiences alike, with a message of mankind’s unity in love. (Accompanied by music in the audiobook format)
 
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TraSea | 98 andre anmeldelser | Apr 29, 2024 |
Independent Reading Level: 9-12 years old
Awards & Honors: Nebraska Golden Sower Award (Nominee — 2003)
Texas Bluebonnet Award (Nominee — 2003)
Soaring Eagle Book Award (Nominee — 2006)
Young Hoosier Book Award (Nominee — Middle Grade — 2003)
Massachusetts Children's Book Award (Nominee — 2003)
Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award (Nominee — 2004)
LA Times Book Prize (Finalist — Young Adult Literature — 2000)
Great Stone Face Book Award (Nominee — 2002)
Utah Beehive Book Award (Nominee — Young Adult — 2003)
Charlie May Simon Children's Book Award (Nominee — 2003)
Cardinal Cup (Noteworthy — 2001)
William Allen White Children's Book Award (Nominee — Grades 6-8 — 2002-2003)
South Dakota Children's Book Awards (Nominee — 2003)
Nutmeg Book Award (Nominee — Intermediate — 2004)
Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Nominee — 2005)
Judy Lopez Memorial Award for Children's Literature (Medalist — 2001)
Grand Canyon Reader Award (Nominee — Teen — 2003)
California Young Reader Medal (Nominee — 2003)
Jane Addams Children's Book Award (Winner — 2001)
Virginia Readers' Choice (Nominee — Middle School — 2003)
FOCAL Award (2008)
Colorado Children's Book Award (Nominee — 2003)
Volunteer State Book Award (Nominee — Young Adult — 2003)
Azia Books Diversity Award (Listed)
Maud Hart Lovelace Award (Nominee — 2004)
Américas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature (Honorable Mention — 2000)
South Carolina Book Awards (Nominee — Junior Book Award — 2003)
Pura Belpré Award (Winner — 2002)
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