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Book Buzz: DiCamillo Down the Road

The Illuminated Adventures of Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo. On shelves September 2013.

A quick horizon scan with my brass monocular (little known fact – I captain a pirate ship on weekends) reveals a new book from Newbery-winning author Kate DiCamillo. Here’s what we know:

  • It is fully illustrated.
  • It’s touted as “genre-breaking”.
  • It promises seal blubber.

Click here to read more.

(Thanks to PW Children’s Bookshelf for the link)

About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at scopenotes@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.


  1. OMG! Can’t wait! Why does September 2013 have to be so far away?