New Release Books by Kate DiCamillo

Kate DiCamillo is the author of Flora & Ulysses (2013), The Tale of Despereaux Classroom Set with Teachers Edition (2018), Raymie Nightingale Classroom Set with Teachers Edition (2018), Because of Winn-Dixie (2012) and other 118 books.

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Flora & Ulysses

release date: Jan 01, 2013
Flora & Ulysses
Rescuing a squirrel after an accident involving a vacuum cleaner, comic-reading cynic Flora Belle Buckman is astonished when the squirrel, Ulysses, demonstrates astonishing powers of strength and flight after being revived. By the Newbery Medal-winning author of The Tale of Despereaux.

The Tale of Despereaux Classroom Set with Teachers Edition

release date: Sep 11, 2018
The Tale of Despereaux Classroom Set with Teachers Edition
Perfect for teachers! Don't miss this classroom set which contains seven digest paperback editions of Kate DiCamillo's classic The Tale of Despereaux, as well as an exclusive teachers' edition. What could bring together a tiny mouse with exceptionally large ears, a rat who longs for a world full of light, and a lonely serving girl with a simple, impossible wish? Reader, it is your destiny to find out.

Raymie Nightingale Classroom Set with Teachers Edition

release date: Sep 11, 2018
Raymie Nightingale Classroom Set with Teachers Edition
Perfect for teachers! Don't miss this classroom set which contains seven digest paperback editions of Kate DiCamillo's Raymie Nightingale, as well as an exclusive teachers' edition. When Raymie Clarke makes a plan to enter the Little Miss Central Florida Tire competition, she has one thing in mind: to get her father back. Instead, baton-twirling introduces her to Beverly Tapinski and Louisiana Elefante -- and a friendship that will change their lives.

Because of Winn-Dixie

release date: Jan 01, 2012
Because of Winn-Dixie
The perfect companion to Kate Dicamillo’s "Because of Winn-Dixie," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month.

Bink and Gollie, Two for One

release date: Jan 01, 2012
Bink and Gollie, Two for One
A droll sequel to the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award-winning Bink and Gollie finds the contrasting best friends navigating the attractions of the state fair when Bink strives to win the world's largest donut and Gollie enters his artwork in a talent show, a situation that is shaped by a fortune-teller's prediction.

Guys Read: Your Question for Author Here

release date: Jun 14, 2011
Guys Read: Your Question for Author Here
Joe’s got a problem. He has to write to an author for a school assignment and get her to answer a bunch of questions. But the author he’s chosen, Maureen O’Toople, just doesn’t want to play along. Jon Scieszka and Kate DiCamillo collaborate on a hilarious and heartfelt short story from the acclaimed collection Guys Read: Funny Business, edited by Jon Scieszka.

Charlotte's Web: A Harper Classic

release date: Oct 24, 2017
Charlotte's Web: A Harper Classic
A new hardcover edition of E. B. White’s beloved classic, Charlotte’s Web. One of the stunning new Harper Classics editions of literary treasures. Some Pig. Humble. Radiant. These are the words in Charlotte’s web, high in the barn. Her spiderweb tells of her feelings for a little pig named Wilbur, who simply wants a friend. They also express the love of a little girl named Fern, who saved Wilbur’s life when he was born the runt of his litter. With an unforgettable cast of characters around the barn, the story of the friends has enchanted readers ever since it was first published. E. B. White’s Newbery Honor Book is a tender novel of friendship, love, life, and death that will continue to be enjoyed by generations to come.

Flora and Ulysses

release date: Sep 13, 2016
Flora and Ulysses
Rescuing a squirrel after an accident involving a vacuum cleaner, comic-reading cynic Flora Belle Buckman is astonished when the squirrel, Ulysses, demonstrates astonishing powers of strength and flight after being revived. Novel interspersed with comic-style graphic sequences and full-page illustrations, all rendered in black-and-white.

The Magician's Elephant

release date: Jan 01, 2011
The Magician's Elephant
When ten-year-old orphan Peter Augustus Duchene encounters a fortune teller in the marketplace one day and she tells him that his sister, who is presumed dead, is in fact alive, he embarks on a remarkable series of adventures as he desperately tries to find her.

The Kate DiCamillo Collection

release date: Jan 01, 2010
The Kate DiCamillo Collection
Presents a boxed set of Kate DiCamillo's first four works, including the Newbery Honor-winning "Because of Winn Dixie."

Bink & Gollie

release date: Jan 01, 2010
Bink & Gollie
Two roller-skating best friends--one tiny, one tall--share three comical adventures involving outrageously bright socks, an impromptu trek to the Andes, and a most unlikely marvelous companion.

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

release date: Sep 08, 2009
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
The #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestseller -- now in a digest edition (Age 7 and up) Once, in a house on Egypt Street, there lived a china rabbit named Edward Tulane. The rabbit was very pleased with himself, and for good reason: he was owned by a girl named Abilene, who adored him completely. And then, one day, he was lost. . . . Kate DiCamillo takes us on an extraordinary journey, from the depths of the ocean to the net of a fisherman, from the bedside of an ailing child to the bustling streets of Memphis. Along the way, we are shown a miracle -- that even a heart of the most breakable kind can learn to love, to lose, and to love again. This beloved classic is now available in an accessible digest edition with black-and-white interior illustrations.

The Tiger Rising

release date: Sep 08, 2009
The Tiger Rising
A National Book Award finalist by Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo. Walking through the misty Florida woods one morning, twelve-year-old Rob Horton is stunned to encounter a tiger—a real-life, very large tiger—pacing back and forth in a cage. What’s more, on the same extraordinary day, he meets Sistine Bailey, a girl who shows her feelings as readily as Rob hides his. As they learn to trust each other, and ultimately, to be friends, Rob and Sistine prove that some things—like memories, and heartache, and tigers—can’t be locked up forever. Featuring a new cover illustration by Stephen Walton and an excerpt of Kate DiCamillo's newest novel, Raymie Nightingale.

Mercy Watson Thinks Like a Teacher Classroom Set

release date: Sep 08, 2015
Mercy Watson Thinks Like a Teacher Classroom Set
Can Mercy Watson outwit . . . Animal Control? The porcine wonder's on the lam in her tongue-in-snout adventure from Newbery Medalist DiCamillo ("Because of Winn-Dixie"). A Junior Library Guild Selection. Full color.

Best Friends Forever

release date: Mar 11, 2014
Best Friends Forever
Bink and Gollie's friendship remains strong, even in the face of Gollie's "royal blood," Bink's Stretch-O-Matic machine, and the pursuit Goll world record.

Mercy Watson to the Rescue

release date: Jan 01, 2009
Mercy Watson to the Rescue
After Mercy the pig snuggles to sleep with the Watsons, all three awaken with the bed teetering on the edge of a big hole in the floor.

Best Friends for Ever

release date: Jan 01, 2014
Best Friends for Ever
Gollie is quite sure she has royal blood in her veins, but can Bink survive her friend's queenly airs - specially if pancakes are not part of the deal? Bink wonders what it would be like to be as tall as her friend, but how far will she stretch her luck to find out? And when Bink and Gollie long to get their picture into a book of record-holders, where will they find the kudos they seek?

Louise, The Adventures of a Chicken

release date: Sep 23, 2008
Louise, The Adventures of a Chicken
She longed for adventure. So she left her home and ventured out into the wide world. The pleasures and perils she met proved plentiful: marauding pirates on the majestic seas, a ferocious lion under the bright lights of the big top, a mysterious stranger in an exotic and bustling bazaar. Yet in the face of such daunting danger, our heroine . . . She was brave. She was fearless. She was feathered. She was a chicken. A not-so-chicken chicken. Her name?

Mercy Watson Thinks Like a Pig

release date: Jan 01, 2008
Mercy Watson Thinks Like a Pig
When all their beautiful flowers suddenly go missing, Eugenia and Baby Lincoln feel certain their neighbor Mercy, a pig with a craving for sweet-smelling pansies, is to blame!

No Ordinary Mouse

release date: Jan 01, 2008
No Ordinary Mouse
Despereaux Tilling is banished from his mouse colony because of his unusual talents and his fondness for reading, but that is only the beginning of his adventures with the castle's sinister rats and with the lovely Princess Pea.

Bink & Gollie, Two for One

release date: Jan 01, 2013
Bink & Gollie, Two for One
"The state fair is in town, and now Bink and Gollie-utter opposites and best friends extraordinaire-must use teamwork and their gray matter while navigating its many wonders. Will the energetic Bink win the world's largest donut in the Whack-a-Duck game? Will the artistic Gollie wow the crowd in the talent show? As the undaunted duo steps into the mysterious tent of fortune-teller Madame Prunely, one prediction is crystal clear: this unlikely pair will always be the closest of pals"--

Great Joy

release date: Jan 01, 2007
Great Joy
Just before Christmas, when Frances sees a sad-eyed organ grinder and his monkey performing near her apartment, she cannot stop thinking about them, wondering where they go at night, and wishing she could do something to help.

Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride

release date: Jan 01, 2006
Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride
Mr. Watson's usual Saturday drive in his Cadillac with his favorite pig, Mercy, turns into an adventure when an unexpected passenger shows up in the back seat and Mercy finds herself behind the wheel.

Mercy Watson Fights Crime

release date: Jan 01, 2006
Mercy Watson Fights Crime
When Leroy Ninker, a thief who longs to be a cowboy, robs the Watson's house, in which a rather large pig with keen skills of detection, lives, he gets the ride of his life!

Stella Endicott and the Anything-is-possible Poem

release date: Jan 01, 2021
Stella Endicott and the Anything-is-possible Poem
"Stella Endicott loves her teacher, Miss Liliana, and she is thrilled when the class is assigned to write a poem. Stella crafts a beautiful poem about Mercy Watson, the pig who lives next door--a poem complete with a metaphor and full of curiosity and courage. But Horace Broom, Stella's irritating classmate, insists that Stella's poem is full of lies and that pigs do not live in houses. And when Stella and Horace get into a shouting match in the classroom, Miss Liliana banishes them to the principal's office. Will the two of them find a way to turn this opposite-of-a-poem day around?"--Publisher.

5 Pack Trade Books - Because of Winn-Dixie

release date: Jan 01, 2011
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