Max Finnegan, Rogue Prince Of Pinconning by Philip Wooldridge
Approx. 5,800 words.
Published on March 19, 2011 by
Four Moons Books.
Max Finnegan, a member of the Pinconning Clan of Mice, frets about the food stores for his people as the Michigan winter approaches. He tries to strike an honorable bargain with a local cheese maker, but when diplomacy fails, he prepares himself and his valiant army of mice and cats for a battle to ensure the Clan's survival. You'll fall in love with the charming little thief in this short story.