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Tales from Deckawoo Drive

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Tales from Deckawoo Drive

Written by Kate DiCamillo with illustrations by Chris Van Dusen
Yippie-i-oh! Saddle up for the first in a spin-off series starring favorite characters from Kate DiCamillo’s New York Times bestselling Mercy Watson books. Join Leroy, Maybelline and everyone's favorite porcine wonder, Mercy, for some hilarious and heartfelt horsing around on Deckawoo Drive.

Tales from Deckawoo Drive

Books in this series

Written by Kate DiCamillo with illustrations by Chris Van Dusen - Children's, Fiction, Youth Fiction

Leroy Ninker has a hat, a lasso, and boots. What he doesn’t have is a horse --- until he meets Maybelline, that is, and then it’s love at first sight. But when Leroy forgets the third and final rule of caring for Maybelline, disaster ensues. Can Leroy wrestle fate to the ground, rescue the horse of his heart, and lasso loneliness for good? Join Leroy, Maybelline, and a cast of familiar characters --- Stella, Frank, Mrs. Watson, and everyone’s favorite porcine wonder, Mercy --- for some hilarious and heartfelt horsing around on Deckawoo Drive.

written by Kate DiCamillo, illustrated by Chris Van Dusen - Children's, Fiction, Humor

Francine Poulet is the greatest animal control officer in Gizzford County. She hails from a long line of Animal Control Officers. She’s battled snakes, outwitted squirrels and stared down a bear. She is never scared --- until, that is, she’s faced with a screaming raccoon that may or may not be a ghost. Maybe Francine isn’t cut out to be an animal control officer after all! But the raccoon is still on the loose, and the folks on Deckawoo Drive need Francine back.

Written by Kate DiCamillo with illustrations by Chris Van Dusen - Children's, Children's 6-9, Family, Family Life

Baby Lincoln’s older sister, Eugenia, is very fond of telling Baby what to do, and Baby usually responds by saying “Yes, Sister.” But one day Baby decides to depart on a Necessary Journey, even though she doesn’t know where she’s headed or what to do. Will her impulsive adventure take her away from Eugenia for good?