Minneapolis writer Kate DiCamillo wins second Newbery Medal for 'Flora & Ulysses'

  • by: Laurie Hertzel , Star Tribune
  • Updated: January 27, 2014 - 9:47 PM

Minneapolis writer Kate DiCamillo won the John Newbery Medal on Monday for her book “Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures,” the second time in 10 years that she has captured the most prestigious award in children’s literature.