The American Library Association has just announced at its Midwinter Meeting in San Diego that Tomie is the 2011 Laura Ingalls Wilder Award winner.I know that our family has been very blessed by Mr. dePaola's substantial and lasting contributions of literature we have in our home library! Thank you, Tomie!
The award honors an author or illustrator whose books, published in the United States, have made, over a period of years, a substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children.
Monday, January 10, 2011
Congratulations Mr. dePaola!
From the Official Tomie dePaola Blog:
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