Little Mouse: The Mouse Who Lived With Henry David Thoreau at Walden PondBy Christopher BillRoof
- Author: Christopher BillRoof
- Publisher: Brand: Concord Mousetrap
- Edition: 1st
The book introduces young people to one of America's great figures, Henry David Thoreau! The story is based on the little mouse that Thoreau describes in Walden, under "Brute Neighbors." It follows Walden chronologically along with the detail building of his little house, skating, snowshoeing, planting beans, writing in his journal, & translates some of his more complex statements into "Mouse Talk". After Walden, Thoreau moves into Emerson house, takes Little Mouse along, & meets the Emerson children: Ellen, Edith & Edward. She sleeps in the doll house that you can see today. The book includes a map of Thoreau's house site, where the story took place at Walden Pond. A guide map, to find The Emerson House, to see the doll house. The Concord Museums, to see Thoreau's actual furniture & the Thoreau Lyceum, for information on Thoreau.