The church mice carry out a convoluted plan to find a home for their new friend Percy, a stray dog.
|LC Classifications||PZ7.O1048 Cfc 1992|
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|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) :|
|LC Control Number||91045273|
Get this from a library! The church mice and the ring. [Graham Oakley] -- The church mice carry out a convoluted plan to find a home for their new friend Percy, a stray dog. The Church Mouse, The Church Cat Abroad, The Church Mice And The Moon, The Church Mice Spread Their Wings, The Church Mice Adrift, The Church Mice at Ba Author: Graham Oakley. by Graham Oakley includes books The Church Mouse, The Church Cat Abroad, The Church Mice and the Moon, and several more. See the complete The Church Mice series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Humphrey and the other Church Mice take pity on a poor, homeless dog named Percy, inviting him to stay with them in the church vestry. But Percy nearly eats them out of house and home in this hilarious adventure involving a diamond ring, a jail break, and rescue by a dog-loving girl called Polly.
Having read the church mice series as a youngster in the eighties, I was delighted to re-discover how wonderful the books are now that I am reading them to my 5 and 6 year old charges where I work. In comparison to other children's picturebooks that the kids enjoy, I am pleased to say that this one in particular has become a much requested /5. - Explore tcatmar12's board "Graham Oakley's Church Mice Books" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Oakley, Illustration and Childrens books pins. Buy The Church Mice and the Ring Library Binding by Oakley, Graham (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(14). A book read aloud. This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue.
The picture of Sampson, the church cat, babysitting the young church mice is hilarious, especially since the accompanying text is quite understated. This is Oakley's method: slightly droll, understated text with detailed and really funny illustrations. Do yourself a Cited by: 1. A wonderful, superbly illustrated story of a church mouse, who, weary with a diet of sweets dropped by choirboys which make him 'fat and bilious' and of no rodent company, sets up a 'mouse co-operative' in his church home, with a vast range of mice from the town of Wortlethorpe cleaning the church, polishing the brasses and doing other chores in exchange for rations of cheese and milk, and /5(). Book description Despite the objections of Sampson, the church cat, the Church Mice take in a homeless dog named Percy, an act of kindness that leads to a hilarious adventure involving a jail break, a diamond ring, a confrontation with a jackdaw, and other mishaps/5. More Church Mice Chronicles: "The Church Mice Spread Their Wings", "The Church Mice Adrift", "The Church Mice At Bay". by Oakley, Graham and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at