When Little Meadow Mouse is born all the animals are happy, except for Squirrel. He notices that Little Meadow Mouse is ill. The baby gets weaker and weaker. Beaver, Hamster, Porcupine and Squirrel stay close to him and his Mommy. After Little Meadow Mouse takes his final breath, the other animals take him to the sea to say goodbye. A touching story with tender pictures about the death of a newly born meadow mouse and how the other animals deal with it. For ages 4 and up.