The tale of Despereaux : being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread
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Published:
Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2004.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
247 pages : some ill. ; 23 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
670L
Status:
Buena Vista Elementary - Kids Fiction
F DIC
Goodlettsville Middle - Teen Fiction
F DIC
Description
Winner of the Newbery Medal 2004This is the story of Despereaux Tilling, a mouse in love with music, stories, and a princess named Pea. It is also the story of a rat called Roscuro, who lives in darkness but covets a world filled with light. And it is the story of Miggery Sow, a slow-witted serving girl with a simple, impossible wish. These characters are about to embark on a journey that will lead them down into a horrible dungeon, up into a glittering castle, and ultimately, into eac other's lives.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780786265787 (lg. print : hardcover : alk. paper), 0786265787 (lg. print : hardcover : alk. paper)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.7, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
670

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Description
The adventures of Desperaux Tilling, a small mouse of unusual talents, the princess that he loves, the servant girl who longs to be a princess, and a devious rat determined to bring them all to ruin.
Awards
Volunteer State Book Award, 2005/06.
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APA Citation (style guide)

DiCamillo, K., & Ering, T. B. (2004). The tale of Despereaux: being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread. Waterville, Me.: Thorndike Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

DiCamillo, Kate and Timothy B, Ering. 2004. The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread. Waterville, Me.: Thorndike Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

DiCamillo, Kate and Timothy B, Ering, The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread. Waterville, Me.: Thorndike Press, 2004.

MLA Citation (style guide)

DiCamillo, Kate., and Timothy B Ering. The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread. Waterville, Me.: Thorndike Press, 2004. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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