The Curious World of Calpurnia Tate

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By Jacqueline Kelly

Henry Holt Books for Young Readers

July 7, 2015

Whether wrangling a rogue armadillo or stray dog, a guileless younger brother or standoffish cousin, Callie Vee and her escapades will have readers laughing and crying in this return to Fentress, Texas. Travis keeps bringing home strays. And Callie has her hands full keeping the animals—her brother included—away from her mother’s critical eye. Will she succeed?

wheel “Recommended for fans of the original novel and strong readers who enjoy character-driven narratives.” —School Library Journal, starred review

wheel “A warm, welcome stand-alone companion to Kelly’s lauded debut. “–Kirkus, starred review

wheel “Readers will flock to this sequel for the pleasure of revisiting this beloved character and her world.” —Booklist, starred review

wheel “Happily, the episodic narrative leaves the door wide open for further adventures—if we’re lucky.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review

wheel Amazon.com Best Book of the Year