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Flora & Ulysses : the illuminated adventures

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2015
Rescuing a squirrel after an accident involving a vacuum cleaner, comic-reading cynic Flora Belle Buckman is astonished when the squirrel, Ulysses, demonstrates astonishing powers of strength and flight after being revived.

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Other Authors: Campbell, K. G. (Keith Gordon), 1966- ill.

ISBN:

  • 9780763676711
  • 9780763660406

Edition: 1st paperback ed.

Publisher, Date: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2015, c2013.

Description: 231 p. : ill. ; 21 cm

Other Title: Flora and Ulysses : the illuminated adventures.

LCCN: 2012947748

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Horvath, Polly — While Polly Horvath's books for older kids tend toward realistic fiction rather than fantasy and are tinged with more dark humor, both Horvath and Kate DiCamillo's works include interesting, memorable characters who find themselves in intriguing situations. -- Kathy Stewart
Barkley, Callie — Early chapter book readers looking for upbeat stories with plenty of heart (and, more than likely, a few cute animals) will appreciate the work of both Kate DiCamillo and Callie Barkley, although DiCamillo's books tend to be a bit quirkier. -- Autumn Winters
Appelt, Kathi, 1954- — Older kids who like their fantasy inhabited by memorable characters - both animal and human -- will enjoy the humor-infused books by both Kathi Appelt and Kate DiCamillo. Both authors' thoughtful stories are beautifully written. -- Kathy Stewart
King-Smith, Dick — These authors' works are Feel-good, Attention-grabbing, and Character-driven, and they share: the genres 'Humorous stories' and 'Fantasy fiction' and the subjects 'Pigs' and 'Friendship'.
Buffett, Jimmy — These authors' works are Witty and Character-driven, and they share: the genre 'Humorous stories' and the subjects 'Pigs' and 'Voyages and travels'.
Cleary, Beverly — These authors' works are Feel-good, Attention-grabbing, and Character-driven, and they share: the genres 'Fantasy fiction' and 'Realistic fiction' and the subjects 'Misadventures', 'Dogs', and 'Friendship'.
Woodside, Martin — These authors' works are Witty, Attention-grabbing, and Character-driven, and they share: the genre 'Humorous stories' and the subjects 'Small town life', 'Friendship', and 'Voyages and travels'.
Byars, Betsy Cromer — These authors' works are Feel-good, Attention-grabbing, and Character-driven, and they share: the genres 'Humorous stories' and 'Realistic fiction' and the subjects 'Misadventures' and 'Dogs'.
Voigt, Cynthia — These authors' works are Attention-grabbing and Character-driven, and they share: the genres 'Fantasy fiction' and 'Realistic fiction' and the subjects 'Dogs' and 'Friendship'.
Doyle, Roddy, 1958- — These authors' works are Witty and Character-driven, and they share: the genre 'Humorous stories' and the subject 'Dogs'.
Hermes, Patricia — These authors' works are Attention-grabbing and Character-driven, and they share: the genres 'Humorous stories' and 'Realistic fiction' and the subject 'Misadventures'.
Kaplan, Janice — These authors' works are Witty and Character-driven, and they share: the genre 'Humorous stories' and the subject 'Misadventures'.

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