(From the publisher):
In the garden of an English cottage live the lovable, highly literate field mice of Tottensea Burrows -- Peebles Carryforth the Mayor Opportune Baggs, the inventor the Fieldpea family with their three beautiful daughters, Grenadine, Almandine, and Incarnadine the widow Proserpine Pockets and her young son Farnaby and Merchanty Swift, the bold mouse who becomes the hero of The Linnet's Tale
Brokenhearted when his beloved Pleasings Tatterstraw runs away with a charming French mouse, Merchanty, a daring trader, goes on to become a mouse of means. But when Tottensea Burrows is threatened, he risks everything to rescue his friends and neighbors. In the midst of danger, will he find love again?
Original title: The Linnet's Tale
Genre: Fiction→ Fantasy→ A Bestiary→ Anthropomorphic