In his first chapter book, a popular children's author recalls the childhood adventures he had in the late 1930s when his family built their house at 26 Fairmount Avenue. 12,500 first printing. - (Baker & Taylor)

Children's author-illustrator Tomie De Paola describes his experiences at home and in school when he was a boy. - (Baker & Taylor)

Children's author-illustrator Tomie De Paola describes his experiences at home and in school when he was a boy - (Baker & Taylor)

Tomie dePaola?s stories from the momentous year his family built their new house at <i>26 Fairmount Avenue</i> highlight his wit, sense of humor, and strong family bonds. The book earned raves from reviewers of all ages and a Newbery Honor award. - (Penguin Putnam)