Borrowers Afield Author:Mary Norton, Beth Krush (Illustrator), Joe Krush (Illustrator) Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock's huge adventures have been thrilling children young and old for fifty years--and their appeal is as strong as ever in these handsome new paperback packages. While the original beloved interior illustrations by Beth and Joe Krush have been retained, Marla Frazee's striking cover illustrations capture these... more » little people with a larger-than-life appeal.« less
The Borrowers (tiny people living in the walls of the house and making a comfortable life by borrowing and inventing) are driven from their comfortable home by the rat cather. They have to learn to survive in that almost mythical place the "outside." Fun for friends of borrowers and a tantalizer for those just meeting these most capable little beings.