WorldCat Identities

DePaola, Tomie 1934-

Overview
Works: 912 works in 3,423 publications in 20 languages and 288,744 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Folklore  Stories without words  High interest-low vocabulary books  Legends  Picture books  Interviews  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Narrator, Signer
Classifications: PZ7.D439, [E]
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Strega Nona : an old tale by Tomie DePaola( Book )

130 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 8,541 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 )

56 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 4,303 WorldCat member 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 )

32 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 4,236 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 )

65 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 4,224 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 )

40 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 9 languages and held by 3,748 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
The popcorn book by Tomie DePaola( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 3,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, layout notes, color chart notes, holographs, corrected typescripts, carbon typescript, photocopy typescript, page proof, layout, front matter, pencil illustration with separations for jacket, pencil illustrations with separations, text proof
The legend of the poinsettia by Tomie DePaola( Book )

29 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 3,077 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
Shh! we're writing the Constitution by Jean Fritz( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 3,060 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
Now one foot, now the other by Tomie DePaola( Book )

67 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 13 languages and held by 3,047 WorldCat member 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 )

51 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 2,985 WorldCat member 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 )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,861 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 )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the ten most common types of clouds, the myths that have been inspired 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 2,739 WorldCat member 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 2,681 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 )

51 editions published between 1978 and 1995 in 10 languages and held by 2,540 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 2,484 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 )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 2,452 WorldCat member 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 )

16 editions published between 1978 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 2,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Voyager Books."
Merry Christmas, Strega Nona by Tomie DePaola( Book )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,312 WorldCat member 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 2,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cookie the cat gets into a different kind of mischief every day of the week
 
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Alternative Names
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The legend of the bluebonnet : an old tale of TexasThe legend of the Indian paintbrushNana Upstairs & Nana DownstairsThe art lessonThe popcorn bookThe legend of the poinsettiaShh! we're writing the ConstitutionNow one foot, now the other