Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH Author:Robert C. O'Brien, Don Bluth (Illustrator) Mrs. Frisby, a widowed mouse with four small children, must move her family to their summer quarters immediately, or face almost certain death. But her youngest son, Timothy, lies ill with pneumonia and must not be moved. Fortunately, she encounters the rats of NIMH, an extraordinary breed of highly intelligent creatures, who come up with a bril... more »liant solution to her dilemma.
Don Bluth (Illustrator)
Robert C. O'Brien won the Newbery Medal for MRS FRISBY AND THE RATS OF NIMH, filmed as THE SECRETS OF NIMH.
Robert C. O'Brien: pseudonym of Robert Leslie Conly (1922-1973)« less
A modern children's classic enjoyed by all ages. About intelligent rats from a lab experiment who, with the help of a couple of equally intelligent mice, escape and set up a model colony with all mod-cons. One of the smart mice marries and now his widow desperately needs help from the Rats of NIMH to save her little sons life.