The Tiger Rising

The Tiger Rising

By Kate DiCamillo; Dylan Baker (Read by)

Listening Library, Compact Disc, 9780307284235, 2pp.

Publication Date: April 11, 2006


From the best-selling author of Because of Winn-Dixie comes the moving story of an eleven-year-old-boy, Rob Horton, who finds a caged tiger in the woods behind the hotel where he lives with his father. With the help of his new friend, Sistine Bailey, Rob must decide what to do with his discovery and at the same time come to terms with his past.

About the Author
Kate DiCamillo is the acclaimed author of many books for young readers, including The Tale of Despereaux, winner of the Newbery Medal; Because of Winn-Dixie, a Newbery Honor Book; and The Tiger Rising, a National Book Award finalist. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Dylan Baker's films include "Happiness, Along Came A Spider, " and "13 Days." He starred on the TV series "Feds" and "Murder One." Mr. Baker's theater credits include "La Bete" (Tony & Drama Desk nominations), "Eastern Standard" (Theatre World Award), and "Not About Heroes" (Obie Award).