Strega Nona (Literature Favorites)
When Strega Nona leaves him alone with her magic pasta pot, Big Anthony is determined to show the townspeople how it works.Strega Nona is a story about punishment, authority, and trust. Strega Nona is a witch who helps villagers with their troubles. She employs a young man named Big Anthony to help her with her chores. One day, he observes her singing a spell to a magic pasta pot to produce large amounts of cooked pasta.
Written and Illustrated by Tomie de Paola