"And so unwinds a tale with twists and turns, full of forbidden soup and ladles, rats lusting for mouse blood, a servant who wishes to be a princess, a knight in shining—or, at least, furry—armor, and all the ingredients of an old-fashioned drama. (Fiction. 7-12)"
Dear reader, light your lamp and listen to the tale of Despereaux, the last mouse born of Antoinette.
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