Watch Out for the Chicken Feet in Your Soup

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Perfection Learning Corporation, Oct 1, 1985 - Juvenile Fiction
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Embarrassed to introduce his friend to his old-fashioned Italian grandmother, a young boy gains a new appreciation of her when he finds how well she and his friend get along.

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Review: Watch Out for the Chicken Feet in Your Soup

User Review  - Sarah Ragan - Goodreads

adorable story! Read full review

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User Review  - Amar Pai - Goodreads

I love reading the grandma's dialog in a tremendously fake stereotypical Italian accent Read full review

About the author (1985)

Tomie dePaola was born in Meriden, Connecticut on September 15, 1934. He received a B.F.A. from Pratt Institute in 1956, a M.F.A. from California College of Arts and Crafts in 1969, and a doctoral equivalency from Lone Mountain College in 1970. He has written and/or illustrated more than 200 books including 26 Fairmount Avenue, Strega Nona, and Meet the Barkers. He has received numerous awards for his work including the Caldecott Honor Award, the Newbery Honor Award and the New Hampshire Governor's Arts Award of Living Treasure. His murals and paintings can be seen in many churches and monasteries throughout New England. He has designed greeting cards, magazine and record album covers, and theater sets. His work is shown in galleries and museums.

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