Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH Cover

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

By Robert O'Brien; Zena Bernstein; Zena Bernstein (Illustrator)

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780689206511, 240pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 1971

This 1972 Newberry Medal winner has delighted children and adults alike for decades, both as a million-plus copy bestseller and the popular animated film, The Secrets of NIMH. Now, for the millennium, this perennial favorite has an endearing new cover that will enchant both old fans and those with the pleasure of discovering the book for the first time.

About the Author
O'Brien is Assistant Professor of Political Science in the Institute for Globalization and the Human Condition, McMaster University.