The tale of Despereaux : being the story of a mouse, a princess, some soup, and a spool of thread / Kate DiCamillo ; illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering.

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.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: DiCamillo, Kate.
Other Authors: Ering, Timothy B., (Illustrator)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, MA : Candlewick Press, 2003.
Edition:1st ed.
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Description
Summary: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.
Physical Description:267 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Awards:Volunteer State Book Award winner, 2006.
Newbery Medal, 2004.
ISBN:0763617229 (alk. paper)