Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763623326
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Mr. Watson's usual Saturday drive in his Cadillac with his favorite pig, Mercy, turns into an adventure when an unexpected passenger shows up in the back seat and Mercy finds herself behind the wheel.

Mercy Watson Thinks Like a Pig

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763632651
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When all their beautiful flowers suddenly go missing, Eugenia and Baby Lincoln feel certain their neighbor Mercy, a pig with a craving for sweet-smelling pansies, is to blame!

Mercy Watson Something Wonky This Way Comes

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763674922
Release Date: 2014-02-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Features an audio read-along! Some may find it wonky to take a pig to the drive-in. But not the Watsons, who think the movie’s title, When Pigs Fly, is inspirational. And not their beloved Mercy, who is inspired by the scent of real butter from the theater’s Bottomless Buckets of popcorn. As they pull up in their convertible, Mercy lifts up her snout and becomes a pig on a mission, leading a delirious chase that’s trailed by hapless rescuers reunited from Mercy’s earlier adventures. Meant to be viewed on full-color devices only.

Mercy Watson to the Rescue

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763668174
Release Date: 2013-10-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The first adventure of this NEW YORK TIMES best-selling porcine wonder is now available as an e-book. (Ages 6 - 8) Features an audio read-along! To Mr. and Mrs. Watson, Mercy is not just a pig – she's a porcine wonder. And to the portly and good-natured Mercy, the Watsons are an excellent source of buttered toast, not to mention that buttery-toasty feeling she gets when she snuggles into bed with them. This is not, however, so good for the Watsons' bed. BOOM! CRACK! As the bed and its occupants slowly sink through the floor, Mercy escapes in a flash – "to alert the fire department," her owners assure themselves. But could Mercy possibly have another emergency in mind – like a sudden craving for their neighbors' sugar cookies? Welcome to the wry and endearing world of Mercy Watson – an ebullient new character for early chapter-book readers in a series that's destined to be a classic.

Mercy Watson Princess in Disguise

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763671433
Release Date: 2013-12-10
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Features an audio read along! When the Watsons decide to zip their porcine wonder into a formfitting princess dress for Halloween —complete with tiara — they are certain that Mercy will be beautiful beyond compare. Mercy is equally certain she likes the sound of trick-or-treating and can picture piles of buttered toast already. As for the Lincoln sisters next door, how could they know that their cat would lead them all on a Halloween “parade” of hysterical proportions? Kate DiCamillo’s delightful pig is back in a tale full of treats, tricky turns, hijinks, and high humor. Meant to be viewed on full-color devices only.

Mercy Watson Three Treat Collection

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)
ISBN: 0763636843
Release Date: 2007-09
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Three separate volumes detail the adventures of Mercy the pig, as she causes problems but then rights them again, by alerting the neighbors to the need for the fire department, driving an automobile, and thwarting a burglar.

The Essential Kate DiCamillo Collection

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763672393
Release Date: 2013-11-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

For both Kate DiCamillo’s staunchest fans and those just discovering this beloved author, here are five of her award-winning classics in one e-book collection. This collection contains the following novels: Because of Winn-Dixie, The Tiger Rising, The Tale of Despereaux, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, and The Magician's Elephant, as well as an excerpt of her second Newbery Award winner, Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures, and a sneak peek at her seventh novel, Raymie Nightingale.

Leroy Ninker Saddles Up

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763674083
Release Date: 2014-08-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Yippie-i-oh! Saddle up for the first in a spin-off series starring favorite characters from Kate DiCamillo’s New York Times best-selling Mercy Watson books. 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. Maybelline loves spaghetti and sweet nothings, and she loves Leroy, too. 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.

Bink Gollie

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763632663
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Two roller-skating best friends--one tiny, one tall--share three comical adventures involving outrageously bright socks, an impromptu trek to the Andes, and a most unlikely marvelous companion.

Mercy Watson Fights Crime

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763625900
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Leroy Ninker, a thief who longs to be a cowboy, robs the Watson's house, in which a rather large pig with keen skills of detection, lives, he gets the ride of his life!

The Magician s Elephant

Author: Kate DiCamillo
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763649418
Release Date: 2009-09-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A classic tale by Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo, America's beloved storyteller. When a fortuneteller's tent appears in the market square of the city of Baltese, orphan Peter Augustus Duchene knows the questions that he needs to ask: Does his sister still live? And if so, how can he find her? The fortuneteller's mysterious answer (an elephant! An elephant will lead him there!) sets off a chain of events so remarkable, so impossible, that you will hardly dare to believe it’s true. With atmospheric illustrations by fine artist Yoko Tanaka, here is a dreamlike and captivating tale that could only be narrated by Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo. In this timeless fable, she evokes the largest of themes — hope and belonging, desire and compassion — with the lightness of a magician’s touch. Featuring illustrations and a new cover by Yoko Tanaka, as well as an excerpt of Kate DiCamillo's newest novel, Raymie Nightingale.