Louise, the Adventures of a Chicken

Louise, the Adventures of a Chicken


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Louise, the Adventures of a Chicken by Kate DiCamillo, Harry Bliss

She longed for adventure.

So she left her home and ventured out into the wide world.

The pleasures and perils she met proved plentiful: marauding pirates on the majestic seas, a ferocious lion under the bright lights of the big top, a mysterious stranger in an exotic and bustling bazaar.

Yet in the face of such daunting danger, our heroine . . .

She was brave.

She was fearless.

She was feathered.

She was a chicken.

A not-so-chicken chicken.

Her name?

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780060755546
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 09/23/2008
Pages: 56
Sales rank: 233,302
Product dimensions: 10.22(w) x 11.36(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: AD620L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Kate DiCamillo is the acclaimed author of many books for young readers, including The Tale of Despereaux, winner of the Newbery Medal; Because of Winn-Dixie, a Newbery Honor Book; and The Tiger Rising, a National Book Award finalist. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Harry Bliss is the New York Times bestselling artist of Diary of a Worm, Diary of a Spider, and Diary of a Fly, by Doreen Cronin; A Fine, Fine School by Sharon Creech; and Which Would You Rather Be? by William Steig. He is also an award-winning, internationally syndicated cartoonist and a cover artist for the New Yorker magazine. He lives in Vermont with his son.


Minneapolis, Minnesota

Date of Birth:

March 25, 1964

Place of Birth:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


B.A. in English, University of Florida at Gainesville, 1987

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Louise, the Adventures of a Chicken [With Hardcover Book(s)] 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Yessenia More than 1 year ago
Excellent book for all ages. You can open a discussion for older kids or just enjoy reading this book to the little one's.
Nana44 More than 1 year ago
My grandchildren loved the book. The illustration we fantistic, the children seached each page for all the details. Then acted out the story as I read. It was one of the best books I have purchased for them in a long while. Thank you Barnes and Noble, Autors and Illustrators.
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