Tomie DePaola's Mother Goose

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Putnam, 1985 - Juvenile Fiction - 127 pages
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Since its original publication in 1985, Tomie dePaola’s Mother Goose has become a staple on children’s bookshelves everywhere, and features over two hundred Mother Goose rhymes charmingly illustrated by one of today’s most beloved artists. This special anniversary edition includes a framable print with brand-new art and an author’s note from Tomie, and is sure to continue as a family favorite for generations to come.

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Review: Tomie dePaola's Mother Goose

User Review  - Tasha Johnson - Goodreads

This traditional literature is a classic. It's the book that brings all of the most treasured nursery rhymes together. Great short reads! This can be read when talking about rhymes, poetry, etc. Perfect for a quick time filler if needed. Read full review

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User Review  - Leah - Goodreads

This is a large collection of mother goose rhymes that Tommie DePaola illustrated. They are fun a whimsical in his classic style. Recommended age 0-7 Reading Level 1st- 3rd grade Read full review


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About the author (1985)

Tomie dePaola is the acclaimed author and/or illustrator of more than 200 books for children, including New York Times bestseller Brava, Strega Nona!, Newbery Honor winner 26 Fairmount Avenue and Caldecott Honor winner Strega Nona. Among his many awards and honors, he has received the Smithson Medal and the Regina Medal, and was designated a “living treasure” by the state of New Hampshire. He is the first author known primarily for children's book writing to be awarded the Sarah Josepha Hale Award, a prestigious distinction given to New England writers. He lives in New London, New Hampshire.

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