Is a delightful story with colorful illustrations by the author.
The action begins when “Rufus the Rat” (who always needs a bath) suddenly has a new lady friend. The forest animals curiosity gets the best of them. They team up to find out who she is and where she came from. At last they convince a reluctant Rufus that his lady friend is under a spell. To break the spell they must deliver the lady friend to the wise one, who lives in the meadow of the big oak tree. The story ends up with a big surprise for them all. “Rufus the Rat” is a story certain to appeal to children of all ages.