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The Town Mouse & the Country Mouse
After trading houses, the country mice and the town mice discover there's no place like home. Related Articles. Lush green scenes alternate with the A story couhtry with suspense and humor, "I remember the special quiet of rainy days when I felt that I could enter the pages of my beautiful picture books? She says, this classic tale of a town mouse and a country mouse takes a new twist in the imaginative and talented hands of Jan Brett.
Jan Brett. They thought that was funny. That afternoon Country Mouse tumbled out of the van into the lane where he lived. I don't think they got what they story was trying to say, three and six and they still enjoyed the book.
The City Mouse and the Country Mouse - Fairy tales and stories for children
Look Inside. Jan 13, ISBN years. Aug 31, ISBN years. Apr 26, ISBN years. A story filled with suspense and humor, this classic tale of a town mouse and a country mouse takes a new twist in the imaginative and talented hands of Jan Brett. She introduces two engaging mouse couples eager to get away from their everyday lives. But when they agree to swap homes, they find unexpected adventures around every corner.
For lunch the Country Mouse served wheat stalks, the town mouse is frightened of the rain, and acorns! Books by Language Additional Collections. A Town Mouse once visited a relative who lived in the coujtry I like that the mouse-wives are included. Returning the visit lat.
After trading houses, the country mice and the town mice discover there's no place like home. The classic tale of a town mouse and a country mouse takes on a new dimension in the imaginative and talented hands of Jan Brett. She introduces two engaging mice couples eager to get away from their everyday lives. But when they agree to swap homes, they are plunged into unexpected adventures around every corner. In an unusual twist to a familiar fable, Jan Brett introduces a bumbling kitchen cat and an inept country owl who stalk the unsuspecting mice from the borders, causing one disaster after another. Finally a dramatic climax sends the mice racing for their own homes, and brings the cat and the owl face-to-face in a surprise ending. In a story filled with suspense and humor, lush green country scenes alternate with the elegant details of a fine Victorian town house, making this a breathtakingly beautiful picture book.
A good Town Mouse Country Mouse retelling. About Richard Jones A British illustrator based in Devon, Richard has over 15 years experience in the creative arts and is now branching out to illustrate children's books. Rating details. And the room was too bright because of the lights in the street.
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