Children's Author Signing with Tomi dePaola

Tomie dePaola, beloved children’s author/illustrator and creator of the classic Strega Nona series, will sign books at The Hickory Stick Bookshop on Sunday, November 5th at 2pm to celebrate the release of his new picture book, The Legend of Old Befana (Simon & Schuster, $17.99). -- In this beloved classic picture book, Tomie dePaola retells and illustrates an Italian Christmas folk tale, breathing warmth and humanity into the character of the lonely Old Befana and her endless search for the Christ Child.

Event date: 
Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 2:00pm
Event address: 
2 Green Hill Road
Washington Depot, CT 06794
The Legend of Old Befana: An Italian Christmas Story Cover Image
By Tomie dePaola, Tomie dePaola (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781481477635
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 7th, 2017