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The Tale of Despereaux Special Edition: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup and a Spool of Thread (Tale of Despereaux)
The Tale of Despereaux Special Edition Being the Story of a Mouse a Princess Some Soup and a Spool of Thread - Tale of Despereaux Author:Kate Dicamillo The cherished Newbery Medal winner receives a stunning new treatment in a slipcased edition featuring 24 new full-color illustrations. — The story of Despereaux Tilling ?- a mouse in love with music, stories, and a princess named Pea ?- has enchanted children and adults around the globe. Now this instant classic by Kate DiCamillo, America?... more »s beloved storyteller, takes on new life with the addition of twenty-four color illustrations by the incomparable Timothy Basil Ering, specially created for this collectible gift edition.« less
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Helpful Score: 4
Excellent uplifting tale for all ages to enjoy. Definitely a good book to read to young children aloud. Writing style is interactive for the child. Moral story about believing in dreams and self-confidence to follow you heart. Themes of truth, faith, forgiveness, and courage abound.