Hey Diddle Diddle and Other Mother Goose Rhymes

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Tomie dePaola?s whimsical and winning illustrations bring to life an enchanting selection of 48 Mother Goose songs and rhymes from the highly acclaimed Tomie dePaola?s Mother Goose. Praise for Tomie dePaola?s Mother Goose: ?From start to finish, a treasure house of delight?.Just waiting to be shared with children.? ? Booklist, starred review ?Destined to become a classic.? ? The Horn Book Tomie dePaola lives in New Hampshire.

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User Review  - AnneDenney - LibraryThing

All the most well known nursery rhymes are found in this book. I don't like the illustrations all that much, but our three-year-old does ;) Read full review

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User Review  - pamcclak - LibraryThing

Book of nursery rhymes. Childlike illustratiosn. Good collection of rhymes like Mary, Mary - Humpty Dumpty - Old King Cole and others. Read full review

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Tomie dePaola is an artist, designer, educator, painter, muralist, author, and illustrator. He 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, and his books have been published in more than 15 countries.

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