The Tale of Despereaux is a timeless classic fairy tale with a modern twist, full of quirky, unforgettable characters - already a modern children's classic and now brought to life in audio.
©2003 Kate Di Camillo; (P)2008 Bolinda Publishing
"Forgiveness, light, love, and soup. These essential ingredients combine into a tale that is as soul stirring as it is delicious..." (Booklist, starred review).
"With a masterful hand, DiCamillo weaves four story lines together in a witty, suspenseful narrative that begs to be read aloud... This expanded fairy tale is entertaining, heartening, and, above all, great fun." (School Library Journal)
"This delightful book works on many levels; it is a morality tale, an adventure story and a romantic fairytale too." (Sydney's Child).
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