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Kate DiCamillo

  • 4 stars across 41 books
    Kate DiCamillo is the author of many beloved books for young readers, including The Tale of Despereaux and Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures, both of which received a Newbery Medal; Because of Winn-Dixie, which received a Newbery Honor; The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, which won a Boston Globe-Horn Book Award; and the bestselling Mercy Watson series. Kate DiCamillo, current National Ambassador for Young People's Literature in the US, lives in Minneapolis.
    5th March 2015

    The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

    The Incredible Journey meets The Mouse and His Child, an enchanting tale that begs to be read aloud. Th... More

    (12 reviews)
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    12th April 2016

    Raymie Nightingale

    New York Times bestselling author Kate DiCamillo returns to her roots with a moving yet witty story of an unforgettable ... More

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    4th September 2014

    Because of Winn-Dixie

    Funny and poignant, this 2001 Newbery Honor novel captures life in a quirky Southern town as Opal and her mangy dog,... More

    (4 reviews)
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    2nd May 2019

    Louisiana's Way Home

    Follow-up to the New York Times Bestselling Raymie Nightingale , from an internationally revered author, twic... More

    (3 reviews)
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    3rd October 2013

    Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures

    Holy unanticipated occurrences! A cynic meets an unlikely superhero in this genre-breaking novel by a master storyteller... More

    (2 reviews)
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    4th October 2018

    La La La: A Story of Hope

    A nearly wordless story following a little girl in search of someone who understands.. . "Kim has created ... More

    (2 reviews)
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    5th November 2015

    The Magician's Elephant

    In this timeless fable, New York Times bestselling author, twice winner of the prestigious Newbery Medal and US ... More

    (1 review)
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    5th September 2013

    The Tiger

    (1 review)
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    • Because of Winn-Dixie

      Because of Winn-Dixie

      by Hutch2

      That was another nice little story by this author. It had a similar feel to The Tiger is Rising. It is about a girl whose mother left when she was 3 a...

    • The Tiger Rising

      The Tiger Rising

      by Hutch2

      This is a novella about a boy who has lost his mum to cancer and he and his father have moved away to another place to escape the sorrow. The boy has...

    • The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

      The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

      by TZBCAT1

      In this story, a china rabbit called Edward goes on an odyssey. At the start of the story he lives with a young girl called Abilene who loves him very...