||Fiction. Children's Literature. TEENY TINY TINO'S FISHING STORY is the charming tale of a boy who is different from other kids and has a hard time making friends. To occupy her lonely son, Tino's mom creates a game where they go fishing with gummy worms and other candy out of the window of their apartment. Colorful illustrations from Deborah Sorrentino add to the whimsical spirit of Rachel Guido deVries first picture book. Rachel Guido deVries is a poet and fiction writer, and a past recipient of a New York Foundation for the Arts Award in fiction. She is the author of two books of poetry, as well as The Purple Potato, a collection of poems for children. Deborah Sorrentino is a writer, ceramic tile artist, and cafe owner living in Syracuse, New York.