Mercy Watson

7 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 260 ratings

The Mercy Watson Collection Publisher's Summary

An exciting new series from Newbery Award-winning author Kate DiCamillo!

Mercy Watson to the Rescue
To Mr. and Mrs. Watson, Mercy is not just a pig, she's a porcine wonder. And to the portly and good-natured Mercy, the Watsons are an excellent source of buttered toast, not to mention that buttery-toasty feeling she gets when she snuggles into bed with them. This is not, however, so good for the Watsons' bed. BOOM! CRACK! Welcome to the wry and endearing world of Mercy Watson.

Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride
Mr. and Mrs. Watson's porcine wonder, Mercy, loves nothing more than a ride in the car. It takes a fair amount of nudging and bribing and a "You are such a good sport, darling" to get the portly pig out of the driver's seat, but once the convertible is on the road, Mercy loves the feel of the wind tickling her ears and sun on her snout.

©2006 Kate DiCamillo (P)2006 Random House, Inc. Listening Library, an imprint of the Random House Audio Publishing Group
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  • Book 1-2

    • The Mercy Watson Collection

    • Volume 1
    • By: Kate DiCamillo
    • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
    • Length: 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    To Mr. and Mrs. Watson, Mercy is not just a pig, she's a porcine wonder. And to the portly and good-natured Mercy, the Watsons are an excellent source of buttered toast, not to mention that buttery-toasty feeling she gets when she snuggles into bed with them. This is not, however, so good for the Watsons' bed. BOOM! CRACK! Welcome to the wry and endearing world of Mercy Watson.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Porcine Wonder

    • By Sid on 03-30-11

    Regular price: $15.93

  • Book 1

    • Mercy Watson to the Rescue

    • By: Kate DiCamillo
    • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
    • Length: 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 131
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101

    To Mr. and Mrs. Watson, Mercy is not just a pig, she's a porcine wonder. And to the portly and good-natured Mercy, the Watsons are an excellent source of buttered toast, not to mention that buttery-toast feeling she gets when she snuggles into bed with them. This is not, however, so good for the Watsons' bed. BOOM! CRACK! Welcome to the wry and endearing world of Mercy Watson.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perfect for a variety of ages

    • By Amazon Customer on 04-13-18

    Regular price: $13.27

  • Book 2

    • Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride

    • By: Kate DiCamillo
    • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
    • Length: 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    Mr. and Mrs. Watson's porcine wonder, Mercy, loves nothing more than a ride in the car. It takes a fair amount of nudging and bribing and a "You are such a good sport, darling" to get the portly pig out of the driver's seat, but once the convertible is on the road, Mercy loves the feel of the wind tickling her ears and the sun on her snout.

    Regular price: $13.27

  • Book 3

    • Mercy Watson #3

    • Mercy Watson Fights Crime
    • By: Kate DiCamillo
    • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
    • Length: 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 16

    Leroy Ninker is a small man with a big dream: he wants to be a cowboy, but for now he's just a thief. In fact, Leroy is robbing the Watsons' kitchen right this minute! As he drags the toaster across the counter ( screeeeeech) and drops it into his bag ( clannngggg), little does he know that a certain large pig who loves toast with a great deal of butter is stirring from sleep.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • only one story

    • By anna on 04-06-18

    Regular price: $6.60

  • Book 4

    • Mercy Watson #4

    • Princess in Disguise
    • By: Kate DiCamillo
    • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
    • Length: 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    When the Watsons decide to zip their porcine wonder into a formfitting princess dress for Halloween, complete with tiara, they are certain that Mercy will be beautiful beyond compare. Mercy is equally certain she likes the sound of trick-or-TREATING and can picture those piles of buttered toast already. As for the Lincoln Sisters next door, how could they know that their cat would get into the act and lead them all on a Halloween "parade" of hysterical proportions?

    Regular price: $6.60

  • Book 5

    • Mercy Watson #5

    • Mercy Watson Thinks Like a Pig
    • By: Kate DiCamillo
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 9

    Eugenia and Baby Lincoln may live next door to a pig, but that doesn't stop them from living a gracious life. And the amiable Mercy Watson is equally determined to follow the delightful scent (and delicious taste) of the pansies her thoughtful neighbors are planting in beautify their yard. "Where have all the flowers gone?" shouts Eugenia.

    Regular price: $9.27

  • Book 6

    • Something Wonky This Way Comes

    • Mercy Watson #6
    • By: Kate DiCamillo
    • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
    • Length: 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Mr. and Mrs. Watson and their porcine wonder, Mercy, are off to the Bijou Drive-In. What will happen when the Lincoln Sisters, Frank, Stella, and a gaggle of familiar characters get the same idea for a night out? With the tempting scent of hot buttered popcorn wafting through the air, everyone's favorite pig leads the way in this hilarious romp featuring movies, mayhem, and Mercy!

    Regular price: $13.27