The Magical World Of Strega Nona: A Treasury by Tomie dePaolaThe Magical World Of Strega Nona: A Treasury by Tomie dePaola

The Magical World Of Strega Nona: A Treasury

byTomie dePaola

Hardcover | September 1, 2017

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Enter the marvelous, magical world of Strega Nona!
This wonderful treasury features six favorite stories about Strega Nona and her sidekick, the bumbling Big Anthony—including the original Strega Nona, as well as Strega Nona Meets Her Match, Strega Nona: Her Story, Strega Nona Takes a Vacation, Strega Nona’s Harvest, and Strega Nona’s Gift. Tomie’s brand-new introductions to each story take readers behind the scenes to see how Strega Nona’s world has developed through the years. Also including an original lullaby—with sheet music and a CD—a map of Strega Nona’s town, and some fun recipes, this collection will give readers and music lovers much to savor.
Strega Nona, Tomie dePaola’s beloved “grandmother witch,” has been enchanting readers since the publication of the Caldecott Honor Award–winning Strega Nona in 1975. Strega Nona’s gentle humor, irrepressible spirit, and matter-of-fact approach to life have won her legions of fans young and old, and the American Library Association called her “an enduring character who has charmed generations of children.”
Tomie dePaola ( is the acclaimed author and/or illustrator of more than 250 books for children. His books range from autobiographical stories to retellings of folktales and legends to original tales, such as the Strega Nona books. The American Library Association said: “His works reflect an innate understanding of childho...
Title:The Magical World Of Strega Nona: A TreasuryFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:224 pages, 11.25 × 8.88 × 0.88 inShipping dimensions:11.25 × 8.88 × 0.88 inPublished:September 1, 2017Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0399173455

ISBN - 13:9780399173455


Rated 5 out of 5 by from A True Treasure Purchased as a gift and its a nice hard cover book with quite a few stories. My kids always enjoyed this book and I thought it would make a great Christmas present. This author is a Caldecott Medal winner and I am never disappointed by any books in this category.
Date published: 2017-10-27