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Public Libraries' Summer Reading Program book review winners, week six

...9, won a gift certificate to the Alaskan Fudge Company.He read "The Tale of Desperaux: the Graphic Novel" by Kate DiCamillo and illustrated by Matt Smith. He wrote, "One fascinating part of this book is Despereaux frees the princess from...

...Lee said. Amber Kahler, 8, won a gift certificate to Peer Amid Beads for reading "Because of Winn-Dixie" by Kate DiCamillo. Kahler liked the book "because it was about a dog and I have a dog," she said. Kaleb Sisikin, 6, won a gift...
Picture books for little readers await at the libraries enjoy together include Jerry Pinckney's gorgeous Caldecott-winning version of "The Lion and the Mouse," Kate DiCamillo's delightful new book, "Louise, the Adventures of a Chicken," and the funny "I Got Two Dogs," by John Lithgow...
Recognitions certificate and bandit-o stretch bands from The Alaska Shirt Company. She read "Because of Winn-Dixie" by Kate DiCamillo and says "I like that Opal mourns by playing with Winn-Dixie (a dog), making friends and spending time with...
In the Stacks

...warning: it will probably work on you, too! (CD) For chapter book readers: "Because of Winn-Dixie," by Kate DiCamillo. A lonely girl named India Opal adopts an uncommonly friendly dog she names Winn-Dixie (a grocery store; the...
Planning a road trip? Audio books might provide company

...mystery of her father and, in the end, reunites her parents. (Unabridged book on CD) "The Tale of Desperaux," by Kate DiCamillo, read by Graeme Malcolm. Last year's Newbery winner is here in a new form. Whether you prefer adventure or romance...
Books for young readers: The gifts that keep on giving

...Tale of Despereaux Special Edition: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup and a Spool of Thread," by Kate DiCamillo, with illustrations by Timothy Basil Ering. For ages 8 and up. Tales of Despereaux," the story of a big-eared...


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