Tomie was asked what he liked to read as a child. Here is how he answered.
HITTY, HER FIRST HUNDRED YEARS, by Rachel Field
HOMER PRICE, by Robert McCloskey
Greek and Roman legends
Funny comic books, such as, "Little Lulu," "The Pie-face Prince of Pretzelburg," "Nancy" and "Fairy Tales on Parade."
"Tish" detective series