Mice and rat books

Though many people have a mortal fear of mice, many others think mice are adorable. There are many mouse characters in children's books, and you will meet some of them in the book collection below. Don't forget to visit the following series pages to find more mouse tales: Angelina Ballerina, Mouse and Mole, Babymouse, Brambly Hedge, Maisy Mouse, Mouse's First, Rats of Nimh, Rip Squeak, and Dimwood Forest

City Mouse, Country Mouse

City Mouse, Country Mouse

Maggie Rudy
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Henry Holt, 2017   ISBN: 978-1627796163
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Walter: The Story of a Rat

Walter: The Story of a Rat

Barbara Wersba
Illustrator:  Donna Diamond 
Fiction
For ages 8 and up
Boyds Mills Press, 2012   ISBN: 978-1590789483
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A Warm Winter

A Warm Winter

Feridun Oral
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Minedition, 2016   ISBN: 978-9888341290
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A Nest for Celeste: A Story About Art, Inspiration, and the Meaning of Home

A Nest for Celeste: A Story About Art, Inspiration, and the Meaning of Home

Henry Cole
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
HarperCollins, 2010   ISBN: 978-0061704123
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The Somewhat True Adventures of Sammy Shine

The Somewhat True Adventures of Sammy Shine

Henry Cole
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
Peachtree Publishers, 2016   ISBN: 978-1561458660
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The Mouse and the Motorcycle

The Mouse and the Motorcycle

Beverly Cleary
Illustrator:  Jacqueline Rogers 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
HarperCollins, 2016   ISBN: 978-0380709243
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Nut and Bolt

Nut and Bolt

Nicole de Cock
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2015   ISBN: 978-1554553648
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The Snowball

The Snowball

Giuliano Ferri
Novelty Board Book
For ages 1 to 4
minedition, 2015   ISBN: 978-9888240425
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Mouse Book: The Valentine

Mouse Book: The Valentine

Monique Felix
Wordless Picture Book
For ages 4 and up
Creative Editions, 2013   ISBN: 978-1568462479
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The Adventures of Sophie Mouse: A New Friend

The Adventures of Sophie Mouse: A New Friend

Poppy Green
Illustrator:  Jennifer A. Bell 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 8
Simon and Schuster, 2015   ISBN: 978-1481428323
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The Opposites

The Opposites

Monique Felix
Wordless Picture Book
For ages 4 and up
Creative Editions, 2014   ISBN: 978-1568462516
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Here Comes the Tooth Fairy Cat

Here Comes the Tooth Fairy Cat

Deborah Underwood
Illustrator:  Claudia Rueda 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Penguin, 2015   ISBN: 978-0525427742
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Mouseheart

Mouseheart

Lisa Fiedler
Illustrator:  Vivienne To 
Fiction  Series
For ages 9 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2014   ISBN: 978-1442487819
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Side by side

Side by side

Rachel Bright
Illustrator:   Debi Gliori 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Scholastic, 2015   ISBN: 978-0545813266
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By Mouse and Frog

By Mouse and Frog

Deborah Freedman
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Penguin, 2015   ISBN: 978-0670784905
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