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Days of the Blackbird: A Tale of Northern Italy

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4 out of 5
Based on 22 Ratings and 9 Reviews

Book Description
In this elegant tale, Tomie dePaola imagines how the Days of the Blackbird in northern Italy came to be. Gemma and her father, the Duke of Gennaro, live in a house with a courtyard that fills with birds of all colors through the spring and summer. When the Duke falls ill at the end of summer, Gemma begs the birds to stay to raise his spirits with their song. However, as snow and fierce winds begin... More
Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (7 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100606331093
ISBN-13978-0606331098
Publication Date02/14/2005
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About Tomie dePaola (Author, Illustrator) : Tomie dePaola is a published author, illustrator, and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Tomie dePaola include My First Chanukah, Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato: An Ir... more
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