The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread (Large Print )
The Tale of Despereaux Being the Story of a Mouse a Princess Some Soup and a Spool of Thread - Large Print Author:Kate Dicamillo Welcome to the story of Despereaux Tilling! He is a mouse who is in love with music, stories and a princess named Pea. There's also a rat called Roscuro, who lives in the darkness and covets a world filled with light. And a slow-witted serving girl named Miggery Sow who harbors a simple, impossible wish. — All three of these characters a... more »re about to embark on a journey that will lead them down into a horrible dungeon, up to a glittering castle, and ultimately, into each others lives. What will happen to them?« less
Excellent uplifting tale for all ages to enjoy. Definitely a good book to read to young children aloud. Writing style is interactive for the child. Moral story about believing in dreams and self-confidence to follow you heart. Themes of truth, faith, forgiveness, and courage abound.