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Ben and Me


Author(s):Robert Lawson
Illustrator(s):Robert Lawson
Publisher(s): Little, Brown and Company
Year Published: 1939
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Adventure
Animal Fantasy
History - American
Age Range: Ages 9-12: Longer Chapter Books
Pages: 113
ISBN-10: 0316517321
ISBN-13: 9780316517324
LCCN: 39024448
OCLC: 731376999


In this, the first of Robert Lawson’s biographies of famous men written by their pets, Amos the mouse reveals the real story behind the Benjamin Franklin legend.

From the invention of the Franklin Stove (based on a design by Amos) to his successful term as the United States ambassador to France, the talented mouse was at the great man’s side with his advice and counsel.

Read online at Internet Archive.