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Strega Nona’s Rankings
- #18 Learning to Read
Kids love this silly folktale of Strega Nona’s naughty helper, Big Anthony, who just won’t follow the directions to not touch the pasta pot. Find out how he untangles himself when he uses Strega Nona’s magical pasta pot without permission in order to impress the townspeople and gets into a crazy mess of spaghetti. This folktale teaches kids that it’s important to follow directions, and if you don’t, you might just have a lot of spaghetti to eat up all by yourself!
Get it from: Amazon, $9.99