Category: Books

Children’s books by Alice Rhea Mitchell

Scooter Mouse Finds the Library

When a Mississippi mouse seeks a better opportunity in Scooter Mouse Finds the Library by Alice Rhea Mitchell, he follows a path from the country to McComb City, where he escapes a Tabby cat, discovers the library, and meets Miss…

Scooter Mouse and Rabbit

In Scooter Mouse and Rabbit, Rabbit falls from Alexander’s backpack after Story Hour with Miss Mattie and hides under the circulation desk until Scooter Mouse rescues him and engineers a hide-and-seek reunion.  Twenty-one watercolors by artist Sheryl K. Perry illustrate…

Our Game

When four-year-old Stan of Our Game by Alice Rhea Mitchell explores a storeroom of sports equipment, he hears his dad calling him until he gathers his gear and his dad’s first glove to focus on baseball, ready to play.  Our…

Scooter Mouse and the Teddy Bears

When Miss Mattie, the children’s librarian, invites the teddy bears to spend the night at the library, Scooter Mouse wonders if he will have to sleep, too.  However, Scooter Mouse watches the bears from his hole until he joins the…

My Mama’s Closet

Little girls watch their mothers all of the time, and every mother has an intriguing boutique behind her closet door.  When the little girl in the narrative poem explores her mother’s closet, she spies the corner where her mother has…