Mouse Girl in Paris
May 17, 2011 7:45 AM   Subscribe

[Bookfilter]: A friend asks "HELP! About 20 years ago I found a picture book at the library. It was about a little mouse girl who was being raised by a bear in Paris. The mouse had a name like Angelina -- but NOT Angelina Ballerina. Got any idea what it was?" Does this description ring any bells? Thanks!
posted by kbibb to Media & Arts (7 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
When it comes to mice, Paris and picture books, the Anatole series by Eve Titus will be mentioned. Unfortunately, this doesn't sound like them.
posted by Rash at 7:55 AM on May 17, 2011

I've read this book -- or another in that series -- and I have it at home, but I cannot for the life of me remember the title. I'll update tonight if no one gets it by then.
posted by Jeanne at 8:03 AM on May 17, 2011

Ernest and Celestine!
posted by Jeanne at 8:04 AM on May 17, 2011 [4 favorites]

Yes, definitely Ernest and Celestine.
posted by DeltaForce at 8:37 AM on May 17, 2011

I had this book en francais as a child. J'adore Ernest et Celestine!
posted by Polyhymnia at 10:19 AM on May 17, 2011

Ooooh, I was just reminiscing about Ernest and Celestine with my family this weekend :) great books!
posted by Cygnet at 10:55 AM on May 17, 2011

Thanks, Jeanne, she says that's the book!
posted by kbibb at 12:55 PM on May 17, 2011

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