WorldCat Identities

DePaola, Tomie 1934-

Overview
Works: 929 works in 3,370 publications in 18 languages and 290,640 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Folklore  Stories without words  High interest-low vocabulary books  Legends  Picture books  Poetry  Big books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Signer, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.D439, [E]
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Most widely held works about Tomie DePaola
 
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Strega Nona : an old tale by Tomie DePaola( Book )
129 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 10,481 WorldCat member 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 )
62 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 4,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a courageous little Comanche girl whose generous sacrifice ended a drought and saved her tribe and brought the flower called bluebonnet to Texas
The legend of the Indian paintbrush by Tomie DePaola( Book )
28 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 4,234 WorldCat member 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 the earth
Nana Upstairs & Nana Downstairs by Tomie DePaola( Book )
29 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,993 WorldCat member 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 )
39 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in 10 languages and held by 3,771 WorldCat member 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
Big Anthony and the magic ring : story and pictures by Tomie DePaola( Book )
24 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Big Anthony borrows Strega Nona's magic ring to turn himself into a handsome man, he gets more trouble than fun
Bill and Pete to the rescue by Tomie DePaola( Book )
26 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 3,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When William Everett Crocodile is chosen to be a suitcase, his talking toothbrush becomes his salvation
Shh! we're writing the Constitution by Jean Fritz( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 3,093 WorldCat member 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
The legend of the poinsettia by Tomie DePaola( Book )
25 editions published between 1943 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 3,050 WorldCat member 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
"Charlie needs a cloak." by Tomie DePaola( Book )
50 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 3,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shepherd shears his sheep, cards and spins the wool, weaves and dyes the cloth, and sews a beautiful new red cloak
Jamie O'Rourke and the big potato : an Irish folktale by Tomie DePaola( Book )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,870 WorldCat member 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 )
21 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,838 WorldCat member 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 popcorn book by Tomie DePaola( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 2,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a variety of facts about popcorn and includes two recipes
Now one foot, now the other by Tomie DePaola( Book )
54 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 2,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his grandfather suffers a stroke, Bobby teaches him to walk, just as his grandfather had once taught him
The quilt story by Tony Johnston( Book )
24 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 2,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two girls, one from pioneer days and one from modern times, share the same quilt
The knight and the dragon by Tomie DePaola( Book )
30 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 2,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A knight who has never fought a dragon and an equally inexperienced dragon prepare to meet each other in battle.--Résumé de l'éditeur
The clown of God : an old story by Tomie DePaola( Book )
46 editions published between 1978 and 1995 in 9 languages and held by 2,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Littérature de jeunesse en langue anglaise
Tomie dePaola's front porch tales & North Country whoppers by Tomie DePaola( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of folk tales, original stories, and jokes reflecting the regional humor of northern New England--Résumé de l'éditeur
Tomie dePaola's Mother Goose by Tomie DePaola( Book )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 2,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of Mother Goose nursery rhymes
Pancakes for breakfast by Tomie DePaola( Book )
15 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 2,343 WorldCat member 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
 
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Languages
English (568)
Spanish (45)
Chinese (24)
Japanese (22)
Swedish (21)
Danish (15)
French (14)
German (13)
Portuguese (6)
Afrikaans (6)
Korean (5)
Norwegian (4)
Italian (3)
Persian (2)
Finnish (2)
Dutch (1)
Nepali (1)
Xhosa (1)
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