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DePaola, Tomie 1934-

Overview
Works: 963 works in 3,468 publications in 16 languages and 287,721 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Biography  Stories without words  High interest-low vocabulary books  Legends  Interviews  Children's audiobooks  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator, Other, Signer
Classifications: PZ7.D439, E
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Strega Nona : an old tale by Tomie DePaola( Book )
130 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 8,568 libraries worldwide
Grandma Concetta heals everyone with her remedies and advice, and when she retires, she leaves Nona her magic pasta pot with its secret ingredient
The legend of the bluebonnet : an old tale of Texas by Tomie DePaola( Book )
38 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 4,236 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Comanche Indian legend of how a little girl's sacrifice brought the flower called bluebonnet to Texas
The legend of the Indian paintbrush by Tomie DePaola( Book )
29 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4,229 libraries worldwide
Little Gopher follows his destiny, as revealed in a Dream-Vision, of becoming an artist for his people and eventually is able to bring the colors of the sunset down to earth
Nana Upstairs & Nana Downstairs by Tomie DePaola( Book )
46 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 4,140 libraries worldwide
Four-year-old Tommy enjoys his relationship with both his grandmother and great-grandmother, but eventually learns to face their inevitable death
The art lesson by Tomie DePaola( Book )
38 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 3,703 libraries worldwide
Having learned to be creative in drawing pictures at home, young Tommy is dismayed when he goes to school and finds the art lesson there much more regimented
The legend of the poinsettia by Tomie DePaola( Book )
28 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 3,102 libraries worldwide
When Lucida is unable to finish her gift for the Baby Jesus in time for the Christmas procession, a miracle enables her to offer the beautiful flower we now call the poinsettia
The popcorn book by Tomie DePaola( Book )
15 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 3,065 libraries worldwide
Presents a variety of facts about popcorn and includes two recipes
Shh! we're writing the Constitution by Jean Fritz( Book )
15 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 3,057 libraries worldwide
Describes how the Constitution came to be written and ratified. Also includes the full text of the document produced by the Constitutional Convention of 1787
Now one foot, now the other by Tomie DePaola( Book )
61 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 3,014 libraries worldwide
After his grandfather suffers a stroke, Bobby teaches him to walk, just as his grandfather had once taught him
"Charlie needs a cloak." by Tomie DePaola( Book )
46 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,953 libraries worldwide
Teaching ideas to be used with the reading of the book by Tomie De Paola
Jamie O'Rourke and the big potato : an Irish folktale by Tomie DePaola( Book )
17 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 2,847 libraries worldwide
The laziest man in all of Ireland catches a leprechaun, who offers a potato seed instead of a pot of gold for his freedom
The cloud book : words and pictures by Tomie DePaola( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,723 libraries worldwide
Introduces the ten most common types of clouds, the myths that have been ispired by their shapes, and what they can tell about coming weather changes
The quilt story by Tony Johnston( Book )
23 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 2,704 libraries worldwide
A pioneer mother lovingly stitches a beautiful quilt which warms and comforts her daughter Abigail; many years later another mother mends and patches it for her little girl
The knight and the dragon by Tomie DePaola( Book )
26 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,676 libraries worldwide
A knight who has never fought a dragon and a dragon who has never fought a knight prepare to meet on the field of combat
The clown of God : an old story by Tomie DePaola( Book )
48 editions published between 1978 and 1995 in 12 languages and held by 2,526 libraries worldwide
A once-famous Italian juggler, now old and a beggar, gives one final performance before a statue of Our Lady and the Holy Child
Tomie dePaola's front porch tales & North Country whoppers by Tomie DePaola( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,484 libraries worldwide
A collection of folk tales, original stories, and jokes reflecting the regional humor of northern New England
Tomie dePaola's Mother Goose by Tomie DePaola( Book )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 2,451 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of 204 Mother Goose nursery rhymes, including well-known ones such as "Little Boy Blue" and less familiar ones such as "Charlie Warlie and his cow."
Pancakes for breakfast by Tomie DePaola( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in English and held by 2,338 libraries worldwide
A little old lady's attempts to have pancakes for breakfast are hindered by a scarcity of supplies and the participation of her pets
Merry Christmas, Strega Nona by Tomie DePaola( Book )
19 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,300 libraries worldwide
Big Anthony plans a surprise Christmas party for Strega Nona
Cookie's week by Cindy Ward( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 2,284 libraries worldwide
Cookie the cat gets into a different kind of mischief every day of the week
 
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Alternative Names
De Paola, Thomas Anthony
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de Paola, Tomie
De Paola, Tomie 1934-
De Paolo, Tomie
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DePaola, Thomas Anthony 1934-
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Tomie de Paola
Tomie de Paola en amerikansk barnboksillustratör
Tomie dePaola Amerikaans schrijver
Tomie dePaola amerikkalainen lastenkirjailija ja kuvittaja
Tomie dePaola auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants
드 파올라, 토미 1934-
파올라, 토미 드 1934-
デ・パオラ, トミー
Languages
English (557)
Spanish (79)
Chinese (31)
Japanese (18)
French (12)
Danish (8)
German (7)
Portuguese (6)
Swedish (6)
Dutch (6)
Italian (3)
Afrikaans (3)
Korean (3)
Norwegian (3)
Persian (2)
Russian (1)
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