There are just three reasons why mice are nice. The other pets in Babette''s pet store will drop feathers everywhere, growl, hide inside their shell, chew your favourite socks, and maybe even make you sneeze. Mice are the only pet you will ever need.'
Charles Ghigna is a poet, children's author, and nationally syndicated feature writer who helps promote the love of children's literature by speaking at schools, colleges, conferences, and libraries. He is the author of more than 30 books of poetry for children and adults. Charles lives in Homewood, Alabama, with his wife, Debra, and their son, Chip. Jon Goodell has filled many children's books with his beautiful and cheerful illustrations, including Zigazak!; Mother, Mother, I Want Another; and Andiamo, Weasel! He lives in Norman, Oklahoma.