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Franklin Endicott and the Third Key

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Franklin Endicott and the Third Key
Written by Kate DiCamillo
Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9781536201819
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Franklin Endicott and the Third Key
Tales from Deckawoo Drive, Volume Six

author: Kate DiCamillo
illustrator: Chris Van Dusen

series name:
Tales from Deckawoo Drive

Welcome back to Deckawoo Drive for a sixth endearing installment in the companion series to Kate DiCamillo’s New York Times best-selling Mercy Watson books. Frank Endicott is a worrier. He worries about lions, submarines, black holes, leprosy, and armadillos. He lists his worries alphabetically in a notebook and suffers vivid nightmares that even a certain neighborhood pig can’t dispatch. When he accompanies Eugenia Lincoln on an errand to duplicate a key at her favorite dark and dusty thrift shop, Frank earns fresh cause for alarm. Odd Buddy Lamp, the shop’s proprietor, has sent them home with the original key and its copy. Can Frank come to terms with the mystery without buckling under his mounting dread? With a little help from friends (old and new), hot cocoa, and some classic short stories read aloud, the prognosis is good.

The latest tale from Deckawoo Drive—and New York Times best-selling creators Kate DiCamillo and Chris Van Dusen—is a balm for young worrywarts facing the unknown.
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
1536201812 /  9781536201819
on sale date:
06/2021
type/format:
Fiction - First Chapter Book / Hardback
age range:
6 yrs - 9 yrs
# of pages/size:
112 / 5 3/8" x 7 15/16"
grade range:
Grade 1 - Grade 4
 
subjects:
Humorous Stories; Animals; Social Themes;
author’s comments:
Kate DiCamillo is the beloved author of many books for young readers, including the Mercy Watson and Deckawoo Drive series. Her books Flora & Ulysses and The Tale of Despereaux both received Newbery Medals. A former National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, she lives in Minneapolis.
illustrator’s comments:
Chris Van Dusen is the author-illustrator of many books for young readers, including The Circus Ship and Hattie & Hudson, and the illustrator of the Mercy Watson and Deckawoo Drive series. He lives in Maine.
 
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