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Adelita Kindle Edition
About the Author
His particular way with color, line, detail, and design have earned him many of the most prestigious awards in his field, among them a Caldecott Honor Award for Strega Nona, the Smithsonian Medal, the Kerlan Award from the University of Minnesota for his "singular attainment in children's literature," the Catholic Library Association's Regina Medal for his "continued distinguished contribution," and the University of Southern Mississippi Medallion. He was also the 1990 United States nominee for the Hans Christian Andersen Medal for illustration, and received the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for lifetime contribution to children's literature in 2011.
DePaola has published almost 200 children's books in 15 different countries over the past 30 years. Among his most well-known titles are the Strega Nona series, 26 Fairmount Avenue, and The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush.
DePaola lives in an interesting house in New Hampshire with his four dogs. His studio is in a large renovated 200-year-old barn.--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Cinderella fans will find much to like in dePaolas original twist, infused with Mexican warmth and color. ("Publishers Weekly") A true tour de force. ("School Library Journal")
Cinderella fans will find much to like in dePaola's original twist, infused with Mexican warmth and color. ("Publishers Weekly") A true tour de force. ("School Library Journal") --This text refers to the library edition.
- ASIN : B01FR3BBFM
- Publisher : G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers (16 September 2002)
- Language : English
- File size : 119374 KB
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- Print length : 40 pages
- Best Sellers Rank: #495,000 in Kindle Store (See Top 100 in Kindle Store)
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