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The Tiger Rising

Summary: Analyzes The Tiger Rising, a contemporary novel by Kate DiCamillo. Summarizes the story's plot.
It's cold. Everyday the child sauntered to the bus. Yesterday he found the tiger. Big black eyes stared at the confused boy. He was obsessed with the tiger. The Tiger Rising, a contemporary novel by Kate DiCamillo published in the year 2001. Kate DiCamiilo was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and moved at five years to a small town in Florida for medical reasons. Her father left the family when she was five. Now she lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Tiger Rising was her second book; she also wrote Because of Winn-Dixie and The Talk of Despereaux. The Tiger Rising gave Mrs. DiCamillo many awards. She was on the New York Times bestseller list. The book was a finalist in the National Book Awards. A Newbery Honor was also included. The story begins in Lister, Florida. A young boy by the name of Rob lives with his father in a...

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