Mrs. Frisby and the rats of N.I.M.H.....who didn't love that book??

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by jackrooster, Oct 22, 2010.

  1. jackrooster

    jackrooster Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 17, 2010
    i read that book and 5 grade and loved it saw the movie to they were okay......not like the book it was way better
  2. Amyable

    Amyable Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 16, 2008
    Greenleaf, WI
    One of my all-time faves! [​IMG] I hate how they portrayed Nicodemus in the movie, he's not old and decrepit.
  3. Southernbelle

    Southernbelle Gone Broody

    Mar 17, 2008
    I loved that book!
  4. BlackWatchLady

    BlackWatchLady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 22, 2010
    never read it, but have read watership down..
  5. michickenwrangler

    michickenwrangler To Finish Is To Win

    Jun 8, 2008
    NE Michigan
    Read it and enjoyed it. It's even become a joke between my uncle and myself, any time it looks like an animal was super intelligent or things can't be explained, "Oh, it must be NIMH rats."
  6. I have WHAT in my yard?

    I have WHAT in my yard? Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 24, 2008
    Eggberg, PA
    I have the BEST memories of that book! I read it when I was still pretty young and I loved it. I kept teling my mother what a good book it was and how much I wanted her to read it. She read voraciously, but for some reason didn't want to read this one. One day she came to my room in the morning and told me she had just finished the book and loved it. It became one of those shared memories of when you get to shre the joy of a good book with some one else.

    Thanks for bringing that up - I hadn't thought of it in years. (I did not like the movie at all.......)
  7. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 10, 2010
    Stonington, illinois
    I think thats why my daughter has rats now. Was always her favorite and I think her rats are from NIHM they are very smart though I havent heard them talk yet [​IMG]
  8. lauralou

    lauralou Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 10, 2007
    Central Virginia
    Loved it!

    Never saw the movie.
  9. Jeeper1540

    Jeeper1540 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I think we read it in 5th Grade too! after we read the book we watched the movie.
  10. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

    May 22, 2009
    North Central Florida
    I have never read it! I love rats. How did I get so old and miss that? I will get it at the library today. Thanks for letting me know about it! [​IMG]

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