Simon & Schuster



The Worlds of Tomie dePaola

Generations of Tomie dePaola’s fans will find hours of delight in The Worlds of Tomie dePaola, a comprehensive study of the author-illustrator’s life and work.

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Tips for Teachers: The magic of Tomie dePaola

One of my most vivid memories from childhood is when Mrs. Tarkington read Tomie dePaola’s Strega Nona to my kindergarten class. The richly illustrated Italian folktale of a kindly witch, her overflowing pasta pot and mischievous Big Anthony has been engraved on the walls of my imagination ever since.

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