Oliver Button Is a Sissy (Paperback)

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By Tomie DePaola, Tomie DePaola (Illustrator)
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A little boy must come to terms with being teased and ostracized because he d rather read books, paint pictures, and tap-dance than participate in sports. There is a good balance between the simple text . . . and the expressive pictures . . . an attractive little book. --"School Library Journal"

About the Author


Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular children s book authors and illustrators of our time. His humor, insight, and gentle art delight all readers. A Newbery Honoree, he has written and illustrated a number of books for Simon & Schuster, including Caldecott Honor Book "Strega Nona" as well as "Andy, That s My Name";" Watch Out for the Chicken Feet in Your Soup"; and "Charlie Needs a Cloak". A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and lives in New London, New Hampshire.

Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular children s book authors and illustrators of our time. His humor, insight, and gentle art delight all readers. A Newbery Honoree, he has written and illustrated a number of books for Simon & Schuster, including Caldecott Honor Book "Strega Nona" as well as "Andy, That s My Name";" Watch Out for the Chicken Feet in Your Soup"; and "Charlie Needs a Cloak". A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and lives in New London, New Hampshire.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780156681407
ISBN-10: 0156681404
Publisher: Voyager Paperbacks
Publication Date: May 30th, 1979
Pages: 48
Language: English