Author & Illustrator

Kate DiCamillo

Kate DiCamillo is the celebrated author of many books for children, including Flora & Ulysses and The Tale of Despereaux, both of which received Newbery Medals. A former National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, she lives in Minneapolis

Most Recent Book
A Piglet Named Mercy book

"About" from Candlewick Fall 2018 Catalog.

chapter Books

Because of Winn-Dixie book
classic chapter · animals · rain · party · dogs · travel · pets
Because of Winn-Dixie
cowboys and cowgirls
Leroy Ninker Saddles Up
The Tale of Despereaux book
Age 9 · classic chapter · Best Children's Books by Age · 2019 Chapter Book Summer Reading List · newbery · animals
The Tale of Despereaux

picture Books

A Piglet Named Mercy book
animals · pigs · mystery · sleuthing
A Piglet Named Mercy
Christmas · music · holidays
Great Joy


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