“’Mice of the Herring Bone.’ It’s really good.” - Noah Hammond, 12, Aiken


One minute, Charles and Oliver are peacefully nibbling lunch inside a barrel, and the next they’ve been loaded onto a ship of pirate sea dogs. Worse still, they overhear the pirates making plans to steal the Queen’s gold. Charles is determined to help rescue the treasure. But what can the bravest of mice do? -- Especially when the Queen’s sailors are all cats? After stowing away on a pirate ship manned by nasty sea dogs, mice Charles and Oliver become involved in their plot to attack a ship of cats and steal a load of sunken treasure belonging to the Queen of England. - barnesandnoble.com