On My Way by Tomie DePaola
A 26 Fairmount Avenue Book

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FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The story follows Tomie through a year full of memorable events; including the homecoming of his baby sister, Maureen, a trip to the World's Fair, and the beginning of first-grade, where he will finally learn to read.

About Tomie DePaola

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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.
Published June 1, 2002 by Perfection Learning. 75 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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DePaola's drawings lend his characteristic warmth and humor to this third installment in the 26 Fairmount Avenue chapter-book series, based on the author/artist's childhood. Ages 7-10. (<

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