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Strega Nona's Magic Lessons
     

Strega Nona's Magic Lessons

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by Tomie dePaola, Tomie de Paola (Illustrator)
 

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Strega Nona (Grandma Witch), her helper the bumbling Big Anthony, and Bambolona the baker's daughter are back again to charm readers in this new picture book. Tomie dePaola is author of the Caldecot Honor Book Strega Nona and scores of other favorites, including Big Anthony and the Magic Ring and Merry Christmas, Strega Nona. This is Tomie

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Strega Nona (Grandma Witch), her helper the bumbling Big Anthony, and Bambolona the baker's daughter are back again to charm readers in this new picture book. Tomie dePaola is author of the Caldecot Honor Book Strega Nona and scores of other favorites, including Big Anthony and the Magic Ring and Merry Christmas, Strega Nona. This is Tomie dePaola's third book starring the magical Strega Nona and her friends. Here is what reviewers have said about it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780152817862
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
04/28/1984
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
176,819
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.14(d)
Lexile:
290L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 7 Years

Meet the Author

Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular children’s book authors and illustrators of our time and the recipient of the 2011 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, among other lifetime achievement awards. A Newbery Honor winner, he has written and illustrated a number of books for Simon & Schuster, including Caldecott Honor book Strega Nona, as well as Oliver Button Is a Sissy, Charlie Needs a Cloak, Michael Bird-Boy, and Andy, That’s My Name. A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in New London, New Hampshire. Visit him online at Tomie.com and TomiesBlog.Blogspot.com.

Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular children’s book authors and illustrators of our time and the recipient of the 2011 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, among other lifetime achievement awards. A Newbery Honor winner, he has written and illustrated a number of books for Simon & Schuster, including Caldecott Honor book Strega Nona, as well as Oliver Button Is a Sissy, Charlie Needs a Cloak, Michael Bird-Boy, and Andy, That’s My Name. A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in New London, New Hampshire. Visit him online at Tomie.com and TomiesBlog.Blogspot.com.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Connecticut and New Hampshire
Date of Birth:
September 15, 1935
Place of Birth:
Meriden, CT
Website:
http://www.tomie.com/main.html

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Strega Nona's Magic Lessons 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
MsAudio More than 1 year ago
I purchase these books over & over again for gifts. They are wonderful cultural, informative & sweet, interesting stories & not mean or competative. They assist w/skill building, relationships & coping.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago