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Nana Upstairs & Nana Downstairs

Written & illustrated by Tomie dePaola
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Jan 1, 1997
Publication Date
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Pages
4-8
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What's This Book About

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Four-year-old Tommy enjoys his relationship with both his grandmother and great-grandmother, but eventually learns to face their inevitable death.

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This book may be helpful to a young child trying to understand when a relative passes away. The illustrations are simple and the story is easily re-read.

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Who Wrote Nana Upstairs & Nana Downstairs

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Tomie dePaola

Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular children’s book authors and illustrators of our time and the winner of the 2011 Children’s Literature Legacy Award for “significant and lasting contribution to children’s literature,” among other lifetime achievement awards. A Newbery Honor winner, he has written and illustrated a number of books, including Caldecott Honor book Strega Nona and its companions, as well as Oliver Button Is a Sissy; The Legend of Old Befana; The Clown of God; Michael Bird-Boy; Andy, That’s My Name; and Quiet. A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in New London, New Hampshire.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780399231087
Publication Date:
January 1, 1997
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
96031908
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
35145847
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0399231080
Lexile® Level:
AD610L
ATOS® Book Level:
3.4
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
5529
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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