The Tale of Despereaux
Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread
ISBN10: 0763625299 ISBN13: 9780763625290 Contributors: Ering, Timothy Basil (Illustrator) Publisher: Candlewick Pr Published: Apr 11 2006 Pages: 272 Weight: 0.60lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
An illustrated fairy tale tells the adventures of Despereaux Tilling the mouse and his two associates, Roscuro the rat and Miggery Sow, who happen upon a journey together to a castle where their destiny awaits. An ALA Notable Children's Book & Newbery Medal Winner. Jr Lib Guild. Teacher's Guide available. Reprint. 250,000 first printing.