Tomie dePaola

Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular children’s book authors and illustrators of our time and the recipient of the 2011 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, among other lifetime achievement awards. A Newbery Honor award winner, he has written and illustrated a number of books for Simon & Schuster, including Caldecott Honor book Strega Nona; as well as Oliver Button Is a Sissy; Charlie Needs a Cloak; Michael Bird-Boy; and Andy, That’s My Name. A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in New London, New Hampshire. Visit him online at Tomie.com and TomiesBlog.Blogspot.com.

Books by this Author

Strega Nona's Magic Lessons
The Legend of Old Befana
Oliver Button Is a Sissy
Andy & Sandy and the Big Talent Show
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