Author: Kate DiCamillo

Book Review: Flora and Ulys..

Book Review: Flora and Ulysses

Flora is in love with the comic book Terrible Things Can Happen To You, something her father got her into before her parents separated. When a squirrel gets superhero powers after being run over by a lawn mower, Flora finds herself a new friend and she wants to help him become a superhero. Ulysses gets his name from the machine that almost killed him. When her mother finds out about her new "friend", she decides it is time to end Ulysses. Her mother just became the evil villain and Flora must figure out a way to stop her. I really […]

Posted February 2, 2014
Book Review

Book View: Because of Winn-..

Book View: Because of Winn-Dixie

Short & Sweet: Opal doesn't feel quite at home in her new town until she sees a dog wreak havoc in the local Winn-Dixie. On a whim, she speaks up for the dog and claims it as her own. Her father lets her keep the dog and Opal names him Winn-Dixie. Thanks to her new friend and companion, she finds herself learning more about the people in her town, including a pet shop owner and a nearly blind woman who is thought to be the local witch. I absolutely fell in love with Opal's character and those people she met […]

Posted April 25, 2013
Book Review, Book Views