Publisher description for Racso and the rats of NIMH / Jane Leslie Conly ; illustrations by Leonard Lubin.


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Counter ‘Racso, a brash and boastful little rodent, is making his way to Thorn Valley, determined to learn how to read and write and become a hero.His bragging and lies get him off to a bad start, but a crisis gives him the opportunity to prove his mettle. A worthy successor [to Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH, a Newbery Medal winner by the author's father].' 'BL.

1986 Children's Editors' Choices (BL)

Children's Choices for 1987 (IRA/CBC)

Notable 1986 Childrens' Trade Books in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)

1986 Children's Books (NY Public Library)

Best Science Fiction/Fantasy 1986 (VOYA)

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Mice Fiction, Rats Fiction