The Mouse and the Princess

The Mouse and the Princess

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Random House, Inc.
In this full-color storybook, Despereaux, the brave gentleman-mouse meets and falls instantly in love with Pea, the princess who is beautiful but prisoner to her father's grief. After Pea is kidnapped, Despereaux discovers he is the only one who can rescue her.and that even the tiniest mouse can find the courage of a knight in shining armor.

Kate DiCamillo's literary classic about Despereaux Tilling has enchanted children and adults around the globe. In this tale of bravery, forgiveness and redemption, one small creature teaches a kingdom that it takes only a little light to show the truth: What you look like doesn't equal what you are. Published in 23 languages, with more than 2 million copies in print, a New York Times #1 bestseller and winner of the Newbery Medal, The Tale of Despereaux is now animated adventure from Universal Pictures.

THE TALE OF DESPEREAUX is a trademark and copyright of Universal Studios. Licensed by Universal Studios Licensing LLLP. All Rights Reserved.

Baker & Taylor
Despereaux Tilling, a most unusual mouse, is banished from his colony after he talks to the lovely Princess Pea, and when the princess is kidnapped by rats, he sets off to rescue her.

Publisher: Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2008
Edition: 1st Ed
ISBN: 9780763640774
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 22 cm


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