You are a book reviewer for the NY Times. You are studying the author Tomie dePaola. You will be asked to complete specific tasks to help you better understand the author. You will also be reading a number of his books in order to write a review for your newspaper. Writing for a newspaper is hard work. You need to remember that there are deadlines to meet and you must do your best work. Lots of people will be reading your review. Good Luck!