cover image The Mouse Tales Collection

The Mouse Tales Collection

Arnold Lobel. HarperCollins, $16.99 (0pp) ISBN 978-0-06-074389-5

On this pleasant blast from the past, the late author-illustrator Arnold Lobel narrates the CD reissue of Mouse Tales Audio Collection, featuring Lobel's books Mouse Tales and Mouse Soup. In Mouse Tales, Papa tells seven gentle bedtime stories, one for each of his seven mice. Mouse Soup finds Mouse thinking fast to avoid becoming a weasel's dinner. Lobel's playful upbeat delivery charms.