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The tale of Despereaux : being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread / Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering.

DiCamillo, Kate, (author.).
Book Book (2003.)
Description: 267 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2003.
51 of 72 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 3 copies available at Salem.
0 current holds with 72 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Salem Children's Fiction j PAPERBACK (Text to Phone) Long Overdue 08/26/2015
Salem Children's Fiction j DiCAMILLO (Text to Phone) Long Overdue 07/05/2018
Salem Children's Newbery Collection j DiCAMILLO- Newbery Shelf/2004 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • Awards: Newbery Medal, 2004.
    • ISBN: 9780763617226 (hardcover)
    • ISBN: 0763617229 (hardcover)
    • ISBN: 0439692202 (cover)
    • ISBN: 9780439692205 (cover)
    • ISBN: 043970166X
    • ISBN: 9780439701662
    • Edition: First edition.
    Contents: A mouse is born -- Chiaroscuro -- Gor! The tale of Miggery Sow -- Recalled to the light -- Coda.
    Summary: The adventures of Despereaux Tilling, a small mouse of unusual talents, the princess that he loves, the servant girl who longs to be a princess, and a devious rat determined to bring them all to ruin.
    Target Audience: 670 Lexile.
    Elementary Grade.
    Study Program Information: Accelerated Reader 4.7.
    Reading Counts! 4.8.
    Awards: Newbery Medal, 2004.
    Authors: Ering, Timothy B., (illustrator.).
    Citation: DiCamillo, Kate. "The tale of Despereaux : being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread." Cambridge, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2003.

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