cvr9781442456846_9781442456846People have varying opinions on mice. The surprise narrator of this book has a perspective that perhaps English poet Rose Fyleman didn’t imagine. They are her precise and clever words that Lois Ehlert illustrates in handmade paper and string collage.Wikipedia

Have students find all the examples of mice doing human-like things and teach them the word for it (anthropomorphism). Read other books about mice.


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Wendy BooydeGraaff is the author of Salad Pie, a children's picture book published by Ripple Grove Press. Her work has been published in Emrys Journal Online, The Emerson Review, Jellyfish Review, Bending Genres, SmokeLong Quarterly and Leopardskin & Limes, and is forthcoming in NOON. Read more work at wendybooydegraaff.com or find her on Twitter @BooyTweets.
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1 Response to Mice

  1. This looks like a really cute book! I love collage illustrations! I’ll be looking for this one. Thanks!

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