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Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse
Alexander and the WindUp Mouse
Author: Leo Lionni
Everyone loves Willy the wind-up mouse, while Alexander the real mouse is chased away with brooms and mousetraps. Wouldn't it be wonderful to be loved and cuddled, thinks Alexander, and he wishes he could be a wind-up mouse too. In this gentle fable about a real mouse and a mechanical mouse, Leo Lionni explores the magic of friendship.
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ISBN-13: 9780590430128
ISBN-10: 0590430122
Publication Date: 12/1989
Pages: 32
Edition: Reprint
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.

4.3 stars, based on 19 ratings
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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A wonderful book about a real live mouse who is lonely, until he meets a windup mouse. Caldecott honor Book, ALA notable book, and new york times outstanding book of the year.
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