In a last-ditch effort to save the Moorwood, the Parliament of elders elects the incredible Marten, the bravest and quickest of them all, to escape with the last surviving acorns of their woodland home. He must do so before they too are consumed by the foul swamp rot, brought on by a knot of vicious toads – but what happens when the hero fails?
A little boy, who wouldn’t grow up, once said: “To die would be an awfully big adventure.” And that is how this story begins: Everything died.
Montague Mouse is an emotional, magical story of dark corners, friendships, perseverance, self-doubt and above all hope.
Warning: This is a tale of misfortune, but even in misfortune fortune can be found.