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Illustrator(s): R. Gregory Christie
Paperback | Pages: 32
Size: 10 X 9 | USD: $6.99
Publication Date: July 30, 2016
Age: 4-8 | Guided Reading Level: J
Themes: Animals/Fiction, Fairy Tales & Fables
About the Book
With an exquisite palette and stunning compositions, award-winning illustrator R. Gregory Christie reimagines one of Aesop’s most popular fables.
City Mouse leaves his noisy apartment for a vacation in the country—only to find drab meals, unseen predators, unbearable heat and too much quiet! So City Mouse takes his country cousin to Mousetropolis, where a rodent can indulge in rich food and rub elbows with the elite.
But just as the party is getting started, disaster strikes! A cat attacks, scaring the city sophisticates clear out of their fine attire . . . while Country Mouse runs without stopping until he reaches the familiar fields of home.