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Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH By Robert C. O'Brien

Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
by Robert C. O'Brien

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Time is running out for Mrs Frisby. She must move her family of mice before the farmer destroys their home. But her son, Timothy, is too ill to survive the move. Help comes in the unexpected form of a group of mysterious, super-intelligent rats. But the rats are in danger too, and little by little Mrs Frisby discovers their extraordinary past.
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Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH Summary


Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien

They are not like other rats. They work at night, in secret . . . Time is running out for Mrs Frisby. She must move her family of mice before the farmer destroys their home. But her youngest son, Timothy, is too ill to survive the move. Help comes in the unexpected form of a group of mysterious, super-intelligent rats. But the rats are in danger too, and little by little Mrs Frisby discovers their extraordinary past . . .

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About Robert C. O'Brien


Robert C. O'Brien (1918-1973) was, in private life, Robert Leslie Conly, senior assistant editor of National Geographic Magazine where he worked for over twenty years. He was born in New York and lived most of his adult life in Virginia. He wrote three books for children, including the acclaimed MRS FRISBY AND THE RATS OF NIMH which won the prestigious Newbery Medal. His haunting young adult novel Z FOR ZACHARIAH was completed posthumously by his wife, Sally, and daughter, Jane, using the author's notes.

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GOR000500527
Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien
Robert C. O'Brien
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
1975-02-27
208
0140307257
9780140307252
Winner of John Newbery Medal 1972
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
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