Thursday, May 20, 2010
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
Join in the dramatic life and journey of Edward Tulane, a china rabbit. He is the treasured companion of a little girl until one fateful day when he ends up in the ocean. What will happen to this sophisticated rabbit? He will end up with a fisherman and his wife, take a journey to a dump, and be the treasured friend of another little girl. Those are just a few of the adventures that he goes on. What will Edward learn through all of this? He will learn the lesson of truly caring for and loving those around him, not just himself. An important lesson to be sure. As the years pass on Edward’s journey, he comes to a new understanding of the world around him and his place in it. What will happen when he comes to rest in a doll shop in Tennessee? Take a journey with a china rabbit and find out!