(1870 - 1955)
Barbra Ring was a Norwegian author and critic. She wrote many books for children, including seven about Peik and his friends, especially the Country Mouse.
Peik is a little Norwegian orphan who goes to live with his cousin the Professor. He soon makes friends with Mariken and her cousins, the city mouse and the country mouse who take him to the movies and to ride on the street cars. Robert Lawson drew the pictures.