Grade 3

Theme 3: Incredible Stories

The Mysterious Giant of Barletta

The Mysterious Giant of Barletta by Tomie Depaola

Harcourt Inc.

Meet the Author

By the age of four, Tomie dePaola knew what he wanted to be when he grew up: an artist and writer. (He also wanted to be a singer and tap dancer!) His parents bought his art supplies and let him work in a special space in the attic. Now Tomie dePaola works in a very old barn at his home in New Hampshire.

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