Strega Nona

When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works.

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers

ISBN: 9781442416666

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works.

Strega Nona s Harvest

So Strega Nona went right to the mayor. "Si—yes, Strega Nona," Signor Mayor
said. “The harvest was poor this year." “Well, I have more than enough to share,"
Strega Nona said. “I will have a Harvest Feast tomorrow evening at sundown.

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101648791

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 791

A charming celebration of autumn's bounty by perennial favorite Tomie dePaola Tomie dePaola's beloved Strega Nona is back in a colorful picture book, perfect for fall and the changing seasons. With beautiful illustrations reminiscent of the artwork that won Tomie dePaola the Caldecott Honor for the original Strega Nona, this celebration of harvest and gardening will make the perfect addition to any Strega Nona collection.

Strega Nona

When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works.

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1442433558

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 40

View: 460

A book and CD edition of Tomie dePaola's classic bestseller, Strega Nona. Strega Nona -- "Grandma Witch" -- is the source for potions, cures, magic, and comfort in her Calabrian town. Her magical everfull pasta pot is especially intriguing to hungry Big Anthony. He is supposed to look after her house and tend her garden but one day, when she goes over the mountain to visit Strega Amelia, Big Anthony recites the magic verse over the pasta pot, with disastrous results. This package includes a paperback book and a CD of Tomie dePaola retelling his classic story against a charming musical score.

Strega Nona s Magic Lessons

“Bambolona,” said Strega Nona, “I think you are ready now to learn more
powerful magic. This is a special book. It is very ancient and contains many
magic secrets. Tomorrow we will begin with it.” “Oh grazie, Strega Nona,” said
Bambolona.

Author:

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1481477595

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 597

Big Anthony disguises himself as a girl in order to take magic lessons from Strega Nona.

Strega Nona Meets Her Match

But Strega Nona was wrong. Finally one morning not a single person came to
Strega Nona's house. And it was that way for days and days. Poor Strega Nona!
After three weeks, Strega Nona called in Bambolona and Big Anthony. “My
children ...

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101653817

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 422

Tomie dePaola’s beloved and bestselling Strega Nona gets in some friendly competition in this beloved addition to the series! Strega Nona (Grandma Witch) has cures for warts and headaches, even lovesickness. She uses old-fashioned potions and magic and the villagers in Calabria flock to her door. But when her friend Strega Amelia comes over the mountain for a visit, she brings more than just gossip. Soon she's set up her own shop, using the latest modern gadgets, offering sweets and cappuccino--to all of Strega Nona's regulars! Looks like Strega Nona's met her match, Unless she's got her own cure. For Strega Amelia! "A pleasure to read aloud, this features the broad humor that young children relish."—Booklist

Strega Nona

Novel-Ties study guides contain reproducible pages in a chapter by chapter format to accompany a work of literature of the same title.

Author: Garrett Christopher

Publisher: Learning Links

ISBN: 9781569822401

Category:

Page: 16

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Novel-Ties study guides contain reproducible pages in a chapter by chapter format to accompany a work of literature of the same title.

Strega Nona s Gift

Tomie dePaola. “Here you are, King Anthony,” Strega Nona said. “And
buonanotte.” “Grazie, Strega Nona,” said Big Anthony. “Thank you.” Then Big
Anthony wrapped himself in his new blanket and.

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101653159

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 888

In Strega Nona's village, the holiday season is a time of celebrations - and nothing says celebration like a feast! All the kitchens are bustling from the Feast of San Nicola, when the children choose the food, to the Feast of Epiphany, when someone gets to be king or queen for the day. Even the animals share in the holiday spirit, and when Big Anthony smells the delicious treats Strega Nona is cooking for them, he decides that just a taste couldn't hurt, right? Wrong! Big Anthony gets his just desserts, while Strega Nona surprises everyone with a special gift. Starring two of Tomie dePaola's best-loved characters, this funny story features beautiful art, introduces young readers to Italian holiday traditions, and lands Big Anthony in yet another silly predicament that will delight fans young and old.

Strega Nona Her Story

Loyal fans— and those who are meeting Strega Nona for the very first time—Will
love Strega Nona: Her Story! “[A] gently humorous story. . . with a straightforward
text and warmly colored illustrations.” —The Horn Book q a; Tomie dePaola ' "it ...

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101651970

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 715

This is the beloved Strega Nona's own story, every detail just as she remembers it, from her childhood with Grandma Concetta, who trained young Nona and her best friend Amelia, to her early days in the little house on the hill and the happy moments when she met Big Anthony and Bambolona. It is the story of a most fascinating life that has influenced and delighted countless children and adults all over the world, and it all starts with the night Strega Nona was born, when the wind was blowing dark storm clouds across the hills . . . It's no surprise that award-winning author and artist Tomie dePaola was Strega Nona's choice as her biographer and portraitist, for he has put into books many stories that she has shared with him over the years, including Strega Nona (a Caldecott Honor Book), Strega Nona Meets Her Match, Strega Nona Takes a Vacation, Strega Nona's Harvest, Strega Nona's Gift, and Strega Nona Does It Again. Strega Nona's reaction when shown this book was, "Bravissimo, mio caro Tomie!"

Strega Nona Does It Again

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"a 5.6”“ ' T ' ~ e ' f ' n ' kill-H; . '4' . i » ' 1' ' I i i} i 4' I '. i -\ “Povero mei, dear me!”
Strega Nona said softly. “So much luggage!” “Big Anthony, help unload the cart, ...

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0698135121

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 40

View: 817

Following the New York Times bestsellers Strega Nona's Gift, Strega Nona's Harvest and Brava, Strega Nona, Tomie dePaola’s beloved Strega Nona is back, with the perfect remedy for a houseguest who overstays her welcome. Angelina is so beautiful that all the young men in the village are chasing her, but the one she has eyes for doesn’t know she exists. At his wits’ end, her father sends her to his dear cousin—Strega Nona. Strega Nona, Big Anthony and Bambolona are excited to have a houseguest, but they’re in for a surprise. Angelina is a spoiled young lady used to being boss, and before they know it, Big Anthony is her new footman and Bambolona is her maid. Her nonstop demands have the whole household in a tizzy! It’s up to Strega Nona to devise a plan that will make everyone happy—including two comically vain young lovers. Once again the amazing Tomie dePaola brings Strega Nona and her energetic household to fabulous life. With hilarious illustrations packed with details of Angelina’s over-the-top antics, Strega Nona’s latest outing begs to be read over and over again.

Strega Nona Takes a Vacation

Tomie dePaola. What a wonderful time they were having! All day long, as Strega
Nona helped the villagers with.

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101653191

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 767

It has been a long time since Strega Nona had a vacation. At night she dreams she's at her Grandma Concetta's little house by the seashore. During the day she hears Grandma Concetta's voice saying, "Vieni, Nonalina, come." Soon even Big Anthony notices that Strega Nona is distracted--she gives the Mayor the wrong remedy for his headache! Everybody says, "Strega Nona needs a vacation!" But when she sends bubble bath to Bambolona and candy to Big Anthony, greedy Bambolona takes the candy for herself, leaving Big Anthony--and the town--in a sea of bubbles! Only Big Anthony, famous for his problem with pasta, could have trouble like this with soap! Award-winning artist/author Tomie dePaola brings us a warm and very funny addition to the stories of his most beloved character, Strega Nona.

Strega Nona s Magic Ring

Big Anthony gets what he thinks he wants—but like usual, it causes him more trouble than he can handle in this beloved sequel to Tomie dePaola’s Caldecott Honor–winning Strega Nona.

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1481477625

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 429

Big Anthony gets what he thinks he wants—but like usual, it causes him more trouble than he can handle in this beloved sequel to Tomie dePaola’s Caldecott Honor–winning Strega Nona. Big Anthony has a case of spring fever and he needs a little Night Life to cheer him up! But Big Anthony is afraid that if he goes to the village dance, no one will dance with him. So when Strega Nona goes away on a visit, Big Anthony borrows her magic ring, which turns him into a handsome stranger…

Strega Nona Doll

When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works.

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Little Simon

ISBN: 9780689806155

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page:

View: 428

Strega Nona, the Italian Grandma Witch who owns a magic pasta pot, is ready to enchant little ones again in the form of this nine-inch-tall soft cloth doll, packaged in a polybag with a hang tag. The doll is based on the Caldecott Honor title Strega Nona, first published in 1975.

Strega Nona and Her Tomatoes

Discover brand-new stories about Strega Nona, by acclaimed author and illustrator Tomie dePaola, in this Level 1 Ready-to-Read series that’s perfect for beginning readers!

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1481481363

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 949

Discover brand-new stories about Strega Nona, by acclaimed author and illustrator Tomie dePaola, in this Level 1 Ready-to-Read series that’s perfect for beginning readers! Strega Nona is excited! The tomatoes in her garden are ripe, and she picks enough to fill a basket. She wants to give twenty-four tomatoes to the convent, and counts them out on the kitchen table. She is in the middle of counting when Signora Goat starts to eat the laundry. While Strega Nona is outside, Big Anthony sees the tomatoes and wants to help. Poor Big Anthony. He puts the tomatoes back in the basket!

Merry Christmas Strega Nona

As the Christmas holidays approach in Calabria, Stega Nona abandons her usual pursuits to prepare her annual feast for the entire town.

Author: Tomie DePaola

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780152531843

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 309

As the Christmas holidays approach in Calabria, Stega Nona abandons her usual pursuits to prepare her annual feast for the entire town.

A Guide for Using Strega Nona in the Classroom

I. Knowledge (ability to recall learned information) • Name some of the ways
Strega Nona used magic to help the townspeople. • Why did Strega Nona put up
a sign in the town square? • Name some of Big Anthony's chores. • Where does
the ...

Author: Patsy Carey

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 48

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"Teacher created resources, TCR 436"--Cover.

Strega Nona and the Twins

In this brand-new story from acclaimed author and illustrator Tomie dePaola, Strega Nona babysits twins in a Level 1 Ready-to-Read book that’s perfect for beginning readers!

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1481481398

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 691

In this brand-new story from acclaimed author and illustrator Tomie dePaola, Strega Nona babysits twins in a Level 1 Ready-to-Read book that’s perfect for beginning readers! Strega Nona is babysitting twins for the day. Bambolona and Big Anthony help too. The twins, on the other hand, do not help with anything! They get into trouble everywhere they go! Luckily, Strega Nona knows what to do.

Computer Games

Strega Nona meets her match. Putnam ... IBM PC DOS 3.1 Summary: Collection
of games, activities, sing-along songs, music, and magic tricks featuring
characters from Tomie dePaola's book entitled Strega Nona meets her match.
Includes ...

Author: Blair Carter

Publisher: Nova Publishers

ISBN: 9781590335260

Category: Computers

Page: 157

View: 400

Lists the most significant writings on computer games, including works that cover recent advances in gaming and the substantial academic research that goes into devising and improving computer games.

Strega Nona Doll 12

12" tall.From Tomie dePaola's classic tale of a kindly old witch and her overflowing pasta pot.

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781579823689

Category: Calabria (Italy)

Page:

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When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works.

The Magical World of Strega Nona

"A treasury of six previously published stories about Strega Nona, the 'grandmother witch,' and her sidekick, the bumbling Big Anthony, plus new material including introductions, a map, recipes, and an original lullaby (with sheet music and ...

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0399173455

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 224

View: 809

"A treasury of six previously published stories about Strega Nona, the 'grandmother witch,' and her sidekick, the bumbling Big Anthony, plus new material including introductions, a map, recipes, and an original lullaby (with sheet music and a CD)"

Strega Nona Play Set

Experience the treasured children’s classic and Caldecott Honor–winning Strega Nona in a hands-on way with this fantastic play set complete with scripts, backdrops, and stand up characters so readers can act out the beloved story!

Author: Tomie dePaola

Publisher: Little Simon

ISBN: 9781481442107

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 24

View: 349

Experience the treasured children’s classic and Caldecott Honor–winning Strega Nona in a hands-on way with this fantastic play set complete with scripts, backdrops, and stand up characters so readers can act out the beloved story! Strega Nona is ready to storm the stage just in time for her fortieth anniversary! This play set is perfect for fans who want to act out Tomie dePaola’s timeless tale. This exciting play set includes three backdrops for settings, three script books, eight stand-up 3D play pieces with different characters, and a reusable box for storage. Now…dim the lights…take a seat…and get ready for a Strega Nona play!