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Dona Flor : a tall tale about a giant woman with a great big heart / Pat Mora ; illustrated by Raul Colon.

Mora, Pat (Author). Colon, Raul, ill. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster E MOR (Text) 72436000045477 Picturebooks Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield JP MORA (Text) 78292000241877 Children's Picture Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0375823379 (h.c.) :
  • Physical Description: 40 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A Knopf ; Random House [distributor], 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
The illustrator is the 2006 winner of Pura Belpre Award best portraying, affirming, and celebrating the Latino culural expience in children's books.
Summary, etc.:
Dona Flor, a giant lady with a big heart, sets off to protect her neighbors from what they tnink is a dangerous animal, but soon discovers the tiny secret behind the huge noise.
Target Audience Note:
AD 860 Lexile.
Subject: Giants > Juvenile fiction.
Puma > Juvenile fiction.
Villages > Juvenile fiction.
Tall tales > Juvenile fiction.
Pura Belpre Illustrator Award > 2006.

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