Lauren Thompson

Mouse’s First Series

Illustrated by Buket Erdogan
Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers
Mouse discovers the sights and sounds of school, holidays, and seasons!
Ages 1 to 5.

Mouse’s First Christmas (1999) Mouse discovers the sights, sounds, and smells of Christmas.

Mouse’s First Halloween (2000) Mouse finds that Halloween is “not so scary after all!” A New York Times Bestseller

Mouse’s First Valentine (2001) Mouse follows big sister Minka as she creates a valentine – for Mouse! A New York Times Bestseller

Mouse’s First Day of School (2002) Mouse explores a classroom and discovers dolls, books, and, best of all, friends! A New York Times Bestseller

Mouse’s First Summer (2003) Mouse and Minka enjoy the colors and celebrations of summer.

Mouse’s First Spring (2004) Mouse and Momma encounter springtime delights, including – whoosh! – the wind!

Mouse’s First Snow (2005) Mouse and Poppa enjoy a day of snow fun, from sledding to building a frosty little snow-mouse.

Mouse’s First Fall (2006) Mouse and Minka enjoy the colors, shapes, and fun of fall leaves, including piling them up and jumping in!

Ready-To-Read Mouse

Mouse Loves School (2011)

Mouse Loves Snow (2017)

Mouse Loves Spring (2018)

Mouse Loves Fall (2018)

Mouse Loves Summer (2018)

Mouse Loves Love (2018)