Following the New York Times bestsellers Strega Nona's Gift, Strega Nona's Harvest and Brava, Strega Nona, Tomie dePaolaÕs beloved Strega Nona is back, with the perfect remedy for a houseguest who overstays her welcome.
Angelina is so beautiful that all the young men in the village are chasing her, but the one she has eyes for doesnÕt know she exists. At his witsÕ end, her father sends her to his dear cousinÑStrega Nona. Strega Nona, Big Anthony and Bambolona are excited to have a houseguest, but theyÕre in for a surprise. Angelina is a spoiled young lady used to being boss, and before they know it, Big Anthony is her new footman and Bambolona is her maid. Her nonstop demands have the whole household in a tizzy! ItÕs up to Strega Nona to devise a plan that will make everyone happyÑincluding two comically vain young lovers.
Once again the amazing Tomie dePaola brings Strega Nona and her energetic household to fabulous life. With hilarious illustrations packed with details of AngelinaÕs over-the-top antics, Strega NonaÕs latest outing begs to be read over and over again.