Flora And Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures

byKate DicamilloIllustratorK. G. Campbell

September 24, 2013|
Flora And Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures by Kate Dicamillo
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Winner of the 2014 Newbery Medal 

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


It begins, as the best superhero stories do, with a tragic accident that has unexpected consequences. The squirrel never saw the vacuum cleaner coming, but self-described cynic Flora Belle Buckman, who has read every issue of the comic book Terrible Things Can Happen to You!, is the just the right person to step in and save him. What neither can predict is that Ulysses (the squirrel) has been born anew, with powers of strength, flight, and misspelled poetry — and that Flora will be changed too, as she discovers the possibility of hope and the promise of a capacious heart. From #1 New York Times best-selling author Kate DiCamillo comes a laugh-out-loud story filled with eccentric, endearing characters and featuring an exciting format — a novel interspersed with comic-style graphic sequences and full-page illustrations, all rendered in black-and-white by artist K. G. Campbell.
Kate DiCamillo is the author of many beloved books for young readers, including The Tale of Despereaux, which received a Newbery Medal; Because of Winn-Dixie, which received a Newbery Honor; The Tiger Rising, a National Book Award Finalist; The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, winner of ...
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Title:Flora And Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:240 pages, 8.25 X 6.44 X 0.81 in
Shipping dimensions:240 pages, 8.25 X 6.44 X 0.81 in
Published:September 24, 2013
Publisher:Candlewick Press
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780763660406

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