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Tomie dePaola Book Signing at Toy Castle

September 30, 2013 4:00 pm -
September 30, 2013 6:00 pm
Toy Castle
11325 Seven Locks Road

286760671_9780399257810_large_Strega_Nona_Does_It_AgainMeet Tomie dePaola in Person
Monday, September 30th 4:00pm
Brief discussion followed by book signing


His newest book, Strega Nona Does it Again will be available for the signing! (on sale 9/26) Tomie dePaola’s most beloved character returns in Strega Nona Does it Again, serving up her delightful brand of magic to a houseguest who overstays her welcome

Toy Castle will have a huge selection of Tomie’s books on hand for purchase and signing. This is a great opportunity to buy signed books as gifts for that special someone during the holidays. Tomie has books for every age, and for the entire family.


High Res Tomie 09 Julie MarisSemelAbout Author & Illustrator Tomie dePaola
With over 15 million books in print, Tomie dePaola is one of the most beloved creators of children’s literature today. His many accolades include winning the Caldecott Honor Award for Strega Nona, the Newbery Honor Award for 26 Fairmont Avenue, the 2011 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for substantial and lasting contribution to children’s literature and, most recently, the 2012 Society of Illustrators Lifetime Achievement Award.


Important details for the signing:
Only books purchased at toy castle can be signed at the event.
Tomie will be happy to personalize books, but he has a wrist injury, so this is subject to his health day of the event, and the number of people attending.

Tomie will speak briefly at 4:00 and take questions, followed by the book signing
You are welcome to bring cameras for pictures