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A book and CD edition of Tomie dePaola's classic bestseller, andlt;iandgt;Strega Nonaandlt;/iandgt;.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;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. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;This package includes a paperback book and a CD of Tomie dePaola retelling his classic story against a charming musical score.

Synopsis:

A book and CD edition of Tomie dePaola's classic bestseller, Strega Nona.

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.

This package includes a paperback book and a CD of Tomie dePaola retelling his classic story against a charming musical score.

About the Author

Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular childrenandrsquo;s book authors and illustrators of our time. His humor, insight, and gentle art delight all readers. A Newbery Honoree, he has written and illustrated a number of books for Simon andamp; Schuster, including Caldecott Honor Book andlt;iandgt;Strega Nonaandlt;/iandgt; as well as andlt;iandgt;Andy, Thatandrsquo;s My Nameandlt;/iandgt;;andlt;iandgt; Watch Out for the Chicken Feet in Your Soupandlt;/iandgt;; and andlt;iandgt;Charlie Needs a Cloakandlt;/iandgt;. A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and lives in New London, New Hampshire.Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular childrenandrsquo;s book authors and illustrators of our time. His humor, insight, and gentle art delight all readers. A Newbery Honoree, he has written and illustrated a number of books for Simon andamp; Schuster, including Caldecott Honor Book andlt;iandgt;Strega Nonaandlt;/iandgt; as well as andlt;iandgt;Andy, Thatandrsquo;s My Nameandlt;/iandgt;;andlt;iandgt; Watch Out for the Chicken Feet in Your Soupandlt;/iandgt;; and andlt;iandgt;Charlie Needs a Cloakandlt;/iandgt;. A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and lives in New London, New Hampshire.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781442433557
Author:
Depaola, Tomie
Publisher:
Little Simon
Author:
dePaola, Tomie
Subject:
Children s humor
Subject:
Tomie dePaola; Tomie de Paola; Strega Nona; paperback; book and CD; audio; narration; pasta pot; Big Anthony; magic pasta pot; magic song; Caldecott Honor Book; caldecott; bubble, bubble; magic pot; townspeople
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Book and CD
Publication Date:
20111031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f/c
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in
Age Level:
from 3 up to 7

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Product details 40 pages Little Simon - English 9781442433557 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A book and CD edition of Tomie dePaola's classic bestseller, Strega Nona.

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.

This package includes a paperback book and a CD of Tomie dePaola retelling his classic story against a charming musical score.

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