Everything you need to understand or teach Flora and Ulysses The Illuminated Adventures by Kate DiCamillo.
Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures is a novel by award winning author Kate DiCamillo. Flora Belle Buckman is a self-described cynic. After befriending a squirrel Flora believes is a superhero, she decides she must protect him from his arch-nemesis, her mother. Flora and Ulysses is an entertaining novel of family dynamics that takes both Flora and the reader on a journey of self-discovery.