The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

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Candlewick Press, Sep 8, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 224 pages

The #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestseller -- now in a digest edition (Age 7 and up)

Once, in a house on Egypt Street, there lived a china rabbit named Edward Tulane. The rabbit was very pleased with himself, and for good reason: he was owned by a girl named Abilene, who adored him completely. And then, one day, he was lost. . . .

Kate DiCamillo takes us on an extraordinary journey, from the depths of the ocean to the net of a fisherman, from the bedside of an ailing child to the bustling streets of Memphis. Along the way, we are shown a miracle -- that even a heart of the most breakable kind can learn to love, to lose, and to love again.

This beloved classic is now available in an accessible digest edition with black-and-white interior illustrations.

 

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A china rabbit named Edward Tulane lives on Egypt Street with a girl named Abilene. Abilene dresses Edward in the finest clothes and treats him with tenderness. When her family takes a journey on the ... Read full review

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What an endearing story of how a toy is treated by different people of different ages. And how the story and life of Edward Tulane is renamed and redressed and loved by many and how his life comes full circle. Read full review

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Kate DiCamillo is an award winning and best-selling author. She lives in Minneapolis, MN.

Bagram Ibatoulline has illustrated many acclaimed books for children, including The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, The Tinderbox, Hana in the Time of the Tulips, The Serpent Came to Gloucester, The Nightingale, and Crossing. He lives in Pennsylvania.

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