Five Nice Mice & the Great Car Race
Five Nice Mice & the Great Car Race

Five Nice Mice & the Great Car Race


Five Nice Mice


40 Pages, 9.25 x 11.25

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book, ebook: PDF

Hardcover Picture Book, $17.99 (US $17.99) (CA $21.99)

Publication Date: May 2014

ISBN 9789888240739

Price: $17.99
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Lively illustrations lead to victory in this sweet story that promotes working together to achieve success With their eyes set on a grand prize of the biggest piece of cheese they’ve ever seen, the Five Nice Mice set out to work on building an unbeatable racecar. But before they can cross the finish line, they must elude a dog, heavy human feet, and a big, bouncing red ball. Do they have what it takes to win the competition? This uplifting tale of team spirit and achievement enchants and engages with vibrant, detailed illustrations.


"Five Nice Mice series hits the road. . . . Tashiro gives each mouse a distinct look and personality, and kids will have fun picking them out of the crowd. The moral here is simple—an edible prize is best shared with friends—and who can argue with that? These mice really are nice." —Heather Seggel, BookPage

"The clever little characters. . .  are engaging to watch as they rise to every challenge. . . . the racing narrative has built-in drama and momentum, while the nicely composed, mixed-media illustrations are full of lively details. Sure to please fans of the Five Nice Mice series." —Carolyn Phelan,

Author Biography

Chisato Tashiro is a children’s book author and illustrator. She illustrated the picture book Voices of the Forest for Expo 2005, the world’s fair held in Aichi, Japan. She is the author and illustrator of Chameleon’s Colors, Five Nice Mice, and Five Nice Mice Build a House.