Six fantastic stories in one volume!Mossop''s Last
Chance:"There''s mice in my barley sacks, there''s rats in my roof
and now there''s mice in the corn bin. This time I''ve had enough.
If you aren''t up to the job, you will have to go."Mossop the old
farm cat likes to sleep - and not much else! So when Farmer
Rafferty tells him to catch twenty-six mice by sunset, all the
animals have to pull together to give Mossop one last
chance...Albertine, Goose Queen:A fox is on the loose, and all the
animals except Albertine the goose have hidden themselves inside.
Albertine is safe on her island in the pond - at least so she
thinks, until the fox starts swimming towards her...Jigger''s Day
Off:Jigger the sheepdog has just one day off a year. Just one day
to chase all those little animals hiding in the corn. But even the
best made plans can go wrong...Pig''s Might Fly!:It''s a long hot
summer, and Pintsize the piglet wonders if it might be cooler in
the sky. But when he tries to fly, he annoys just about everyone.
It''s time he learned his lesson...Martians at Mudpuddle Farm:Have
Martians landed on Mudpuddle Farm? Farmer Rafferty seems to think
so. Now it''s up to Albertine, Goose Queen, to work it out. Luckily
she''s the cleverest goose in the whole world, so if anyone knows
what to do, she will...Mum''s the Word:Something strange is going
on at Mudpuddle Farm. Egbert the goat is not himself at all.
Instead of grumbling, he''s singing and dancing! And he''s even
greedier than usual...