The Lion and the Mouse is a classic tale of helping others written for beginning readers. When Lion captures little Mouse it seems that poor Mouse is doomed. Yet with a promise to return the favor someday, Mouse talks Lion into letting him go. Sure enough Mouse comes to the rescue as Lion falls into a trap. This is a story rich with possibilities for critical thinking and discussion. The vocabulary is just right for kids eager to begin reading and the pictures strong in context cues. An enjoyable book that manages to tell a captivating tale in a few well chosen words.
Author: Gail Herman
Binding Type: Paperback
Leveled Group: A-B
Age Level: 4-6
Grade: Pre-School - Kindergarten