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A very special mouse escapes from a lab to find his missing family in this charming story of survival, determination, and the power of friendship.
What makes Isaiah so unique? First, his fur is as blue as the sky -- which until recently was something he'd never seen, but had read all about. That's right: Isaiah can read and write. He can also talk to humans . . . if any of them are willing to listen!
After a dramatic escape from a mysterious laboratory, Isaiah is separated from his "mischief" (which is the word for a mouse family) and has to survive in the dangerous outdoors, and hopefully find his missing family. But in a world of cruel cats, hungry owls, and terrified people, it's hard for a young, lone mouse to make it alone. When he meets an equally unusual and lonely human girl named Hailey, the two soon learn that true friendship can transcend all barriers.
Number of Pages: 284
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Animals, Humorous Stories, Social Themes
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
Age Range: 9-12 years
Book theme: Mice, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, etc., Friendship
Author: James Patterson & Chris Grabenstein
Street Date: March 27, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-55-4001