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Strega Nona : an original tale / written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola.

DePaola, Tomie, 1934- (author,, illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JPIC DEP (Text) 36626103863692 JUV Picture Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780671662837
  • ISBN: 067166283X
  • ISBN: 9780671666064
  • ISBN: 0671666061
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: [40th anniversary edition].
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note: "Celebrating 40 years!"--Jacket front.
The illustrations for this book are rendered in Prismacolor pencils, colored inks, and watercolor paints. With appreciation and thanks to the Kerlan Collection, Children's Literature Research Collections, University of Minnesota Libraries for use of Tomie dePaola's original "Strega Nona" artwork. -- Title page, verso.
Summary, etc.: When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works. A retelling of a story about a traditional Italian folklore character.
Awards Note: Caldecott Honor book.
ALA Notable Children's Book.
Horn Book Honor List.
Nakamori Prize.
Brooklyn Museum & Public Library Art Books for Children Citation.
Subject: Strega Nona (Fictitious character) > Juvenile fiction.
Folklore > Italy > Juvenile literature.
Strega Nona (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Folklore > Italy.

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