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A Visit to Deckawoo Drive with Mercy Watson and Kate DiCamillo

Live online meeting with the author!

What: Live online meeting with author Kate DiCamillo
When: Tuesday, July 9, 1 p.m.
Where: Online
Who: Kids PreK - 2nd grade, and any fans of children's books

Join us for a visit to Deckawoo Drive with everyone’s favorite adventure loving pig, Mercy Watson!

Newbery Medal winning author Kate DiCamillo will be sharing the stories behind the creation of her early chapter book series, the original Mercy Watson, and the follow up series, Tales from Deckawoo Drive. We will also be celebrating the publication of the final book in the Mercy Watson series!

Mercy is selfish and impulsive, but no matter how much trouble she gets in, Mr. and Mrs. Watson continue to love her and see her in the best possible light. Young readers love to join along in her hilarious adventures, taking comfort in the fact that their parents and guardians will love them no matter what as well. BYOBT – Bring Your Own Buttered Toast!

You can submit questions for the author when registering, as well as live during the program. As many questions will be covered as time allows.

The program will also be recorded and available for viewing online afterwards.

You can find all the books at DPL by or about Kate DiCamillo here in our online catalog.

Click here to register for the online program