cover image THE TIGER RISING


Kate DiCamillo, . . Candlewick, $5.99 (116pp) ISBN 978-0-7636-1898-8

After Rob's mother dies, he and his father move to a new town to get a fresh start, he discovers a caged tiger in the woods. In a starred review, PW called this "an emotionally rich story about a boy caught in the powerful grip of grief." Ages 8-up. (Aug.)