The Resource 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

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

Label
The tale of Despereaux : being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread
Title
The tale of Despereaux
Title remainder
being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread
Statement of responsibility
Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering
Title variation
  • Story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread
  • Mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread
  • Tale of Despereaux
Title variation remainder
  • :
  • being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DiCamillo, Kate
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 7-12
  • 670L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
4.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ering, Timothy B.
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Princesses
  • Rats
  • Mice
Target audience
juvenile
Label
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
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes excerpts Miraculous journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
  • Imprint varies Candlewick Press/Scholastic, Inc
  • "John Newbery Medal"--Cover
  • "Now a major motion picture from Universal Pictures"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mouse is born -- Chiaroscuro -- Gor! The tale of Miggery Sow -- Recalled to the light -- Coda
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
267 pages, 1 unnumbered page
Isbn
9780439701679
Lccn
2002034760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
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
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes excerpts Miraculous journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
  • Imprint varies Candlewick Press/Scholastic, Inc
  • "John Newbery Medal"--Cover
  • "Now a major motion picture from Universal Pictures"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mouse is born -- Chiaroscuro -- Gor! The tale of Miggery Sow -- Recalled to the light -- Coda
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
267 pages, 1 unnumbered page
Isbn
9780439701679
Lccn
2002034760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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