Putnam Juvenile, Hardcover, 9780399246227, 112pp.
Publication Date: September 14, 2006
?Tomie dePaola is one of my favorite illustrators....He is also a writer of considerable charm, who can evoke a remembered world of his childhood with great vividness. Philip Pullman, author of His Dark Materials Trilogy
?This book is like Christmas itself?full of surprises and sensory delights . . . for young and old alike. Kathleen Norris, author of The Cloister Walk