Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures (Compact Disc)

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By Kate DiCamillo, Tara Sands (Read by)
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Holy unanticipated occurrences! A cynic meets an unlikely superhero in a genre-breaking new novel by master storyteller Kate DiCamillo.

It begins, as the best superhero stories do, with a tragic accident that has unexpected consequences. The squirrel never saw the vacuum cleaner coming, but self-described cynic Flora Belle Buckman, who has read every issue of the comic book Terrible Things Can Happen to You!, is the just the right person to step in and save him. What neither can predict is that Ulysses (the squirrel) has been born anew, with powers of strength, flight, and misspelled poetry — and that Flora will be changed too, as she discovers the possibility of hope and the promise of a capacious heart.

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Kate DiCamillo comes a laugh-out-loud story filled with eccentric, endearing characters.

About the Author

Kate DiCamillo is the author of many beloved books for young readers, including "The Tale of Despereaux," which received a Newbery Medal; "Because of Winn-Dixie," which received a Newbery Honor; "The Tiger Rising," a National Book Award Finalist; "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane," winner of a "Boston Globe Horn Book" Award; "The Magician s Elephant"; and the bestselling" Mercy Watson" series. Kate DiCamillo lives in Minneapolis."
Product Details
ISBN: 9780449015131
ISBN-10: 0449015130
Publisher: Listening Library (Audio)
Publication Date: September 24th, 2013
Language: English