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

The Boat

The Boat

Monique Felix
Wordless Picture Book
For ages 6 and up
Creative Editions, 2014   ISBN: 978-1568462523
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Good News Bad News

Good News Bad News

Jeff Mack
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Chronicle Books, 2012   ISBN: 978-1452101101
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Who Goes There?

Who Goes There?

Karma Wilson
Illustrator:  Anne Curry 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Simon and Schuster, 2013   ISBN: 978-1416980025
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Pip and Posy: The Snowy Day

Pip and Posy: The Snowy Day

Axel Scheffler
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Candlewick Press, 2013   ISBN: 978-0763666071
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Run Home, Little Mouse

Run Home, Little Mouse

Britta Teckentrup
Illustrator:  Britta Teckentrup 
Novelty Board Book
For ages 1 to 4
Kids Can Press, 2013   ISBN: 978-1771380331
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Snow Day for Mouse (Mouse

Snow Day for Mouse (Mouse

Judy Cox
Illustrator:  Jeffrey Ebbeler 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Holiday House, 2012   ISBN: 978-0823424085
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Together at Christmas

Together at Christmas

Eileen Spinelli
Illustrator:  Bin Lee 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Albert Whitman and Company, 2012   ISBN: 978-0807580103
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The Mouse with the Question Mark Tail

The Mouse with the Question Mark Tail

Richard Peck
Illustrator:  Kelly Murphy 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 11
Penguin, 2013   ISBN: 978-0803738386
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Benjamin and Bumper to the Rescue

Benjamin and Bumper to the Rescue

Molly Coxe
Photographer: Olivier Toppin
Brave Mouse Books, 2010   ISBN: 978-0981969718
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Cheer Up, Mouse!

Cheer Up, Mouse!

Jed Henry
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2013   ISBN: 978-0547681078
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A Mouse Called Wolf

A Mouse Called Wolf

Dick King-Smith
Illustrator:  Jon Goodell 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
Random House, 1999   ISBN: 978-0375800665
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Miss Mousie's Blind Date

Miss Mousie's Blind Date

Tom Beiser
Illustrator:  Rachel Berman 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Tundra Books, 2012   ISBN: 978-1770492516
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Following Grandfather

Following Grandfather

Rosemary Wells
Illustrator:  Christopher Denise 
Fiction
For ages 7 to 9
Candlewick, 2012   ISBN: 978-0763650698
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Count to Ten With a Mouse

Count to Ten With a Mouse

Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrator:  Kirsten Richards 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Parragon Books, 2012   ISBN: 978-1445462998
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Secrets at Sea

Secrets at Sea

Richard Peck
Illustrator:  Kelly Murphy 
Fiction
For ages 8 and up
Penguin, 2011   ISBN: 978-0803734555
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