Do you think Mrs. Frisby’s children will be successful in finding the rats in Thorn Valley? Do you think Mrs. Frisby wants to find them? Why or why not? Why does the author end the story where he does? How else could he have ended it? Do the mice have to go to Thorn valley themselves in order to find out how the rats are doing?
This book received the Newbery medal. Why do you think it was chosen as the winner?