Strega Nona : an original tale / written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola.
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- 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, 
"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.
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.
|Target Audience Note:||
Caldecott Honor book.
ALA Notable Children's Book.
Horn Book Honor List.
Brooklyn Museum & Public Library Art Books for Children Citation.
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When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works.
- Simon and Schuster
When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works in this classic Caldecott Honor book from Tomie dePaola.
Strega Nona—"Grandma Witch"—is the source for potions, cures, magic, and comfort in her Calabrian town. Her magical everfull pasta pot is especially intriguing to hungry Big Anthony. He is supposed to look after her house and tend her garden but one day, when she goes over the mountain to visit Strega Amelia, Big Anthony recites the magic verse over the pasta pot, with disastrous results.
In this retelling of an old tale, author-illustrator Tomie dePaola combines humor in the writing and warmth in the paintings as he builds the story to its hilarious climax.