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The Legend of Old Befana: An Italian Christmas Story In This Beloved Classic Picture Book, Tomie DePaola Retells And Illustrates An Italian Christmas Folk Tale, Breathing Warmth And Humanity Into The Character Of The Lonely Old Befana And Her Endless Search For The Christ ChildEvery Morning And Every Afternoon, Old Befana Sweeps With Her Broom Cranky Old Lady, The Children Say She Is Always Sweeping Sweep, Sweep, Sweep But When A Brilliant Star Glows In The Eastern Sky One Night, And Old Befana Encounters The Glorious Procession Of Three Kings On Their Way To Bethlehem, Her World Will Never Be The Same

About the Author: Tomie dePaola

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the The Legend of Old Befana: An Italian Christmas Story book, this is one of the most wanted Tomie dePaola author readers around the world.

14 thoughts on “The Legend of Old Befana: An Italian Christmas Story

  1. says:

    Cercavo un bel albo illustrato sulla Befana per letture animate Storia semplice, una delle tante sull origine della vecchietta, qui un po fissata con la pulizia Quando visita le case per lasciare i doni non dimentica di dare una ripulita Ecco perch ha sempre la scopa in mano Testo in lingua inglese abbastanza semplice, ben rile

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    Ideale per far conoscere la storia della befana anche all estero, in particolare la mia copia ha viaggiato fino negli USA Consegna in tempo e condizioni eccellenti

  3. says:

    Libro spedito in Irlanda, dove non viene per nulla celebrata l epifania Credo sia un regalo davvero carino per fare conoscere anche all estero un p della nostra cultura La consegna stata velocissima, arrivato addirittura in anticipo rispetto a quanto programmato

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    My granddaughter has a part Italian heritage and I was interested to see a newsfeed from the family village of Arpino on 6th January showing the enactment of what was a very strange to me traditional story I looked for a book that might explain and this is the one I found It is a beautiful, gently told and tremendously affecting story of Befana who

  5. says:

    Not Strega Nona this time, for whom Tomie dePaola is famous, but a tale of old Grandma Befana in the days of yore just before the Nativity Interesting reminder that no one need ever be too busy with the daily grind to raise up their eyes and look at the big picture and think about the big issues.This is beautifully illustrated in rich colours The double p

  6. says:

    Love this book

  7. says:

    My niece loved reading this to her daughter as we are from Italian parents where la befana is in our childhood upbringing she loved it

  8. says:

    Lovely retelling of this Italian folk tale and helped embed the Italian tradition that I grew up with for my 3yr old daughter.

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  11. says:

    Nice story explaining Italian tradition of la Befana.

  12. says:

    great book for kids esplaining the italian tradition at theepiphany to celebrate the befana.My kids loved it Nice illustrations too

  13. says:

    Lovely book in excellent condition.

  14. says:

    love this thanks

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