Born: Established: 1974 ;
'Beautifully illustrated, this delightful rhyming tale about five gourmand mouse sisters who go to market and the youngest sister, Cecile, who sets up her very own delicious pie stall with food fit for a Queen is suitable for readers of Ruby Red Shoes.
'This is the tale of the sisters Saint-Claire,
'Who lived with their parents Odette and Pierre.
'Harriet, Violet, Beatrice, Minette,
'And little Cecile, we must not forget!
'A delightful rhyming tale about five fabulous French mice who love food, fashion and family, and a story about how greatness can come in any size.' (Publication summary)
'What’s the best thing about making a cake? Licking the spoon, of course! What’s the worst thing about making a cake? Waiting! Share in the fun as Dad and the children get busy in the kitchen.' (Publisher's blurb)