"An admirable lack of sentimentality to the story; King-Smith knows how to make his mousearia credible" (Observer
"A flight of pure fantasy and an intriguing way of developing children's curiosity about music" (TES
"Sparkling humour and wonderful characters are Dick King-Smith's trademarks" (Books for Your Children
"Dick King-Smith has brought magic into the lives of millions of children" (Parents Magazine
A classic Dick King-Smith tale about the friendship between an old lady and a singing mouse.