Ben Thompson's home in the china cabinet needs a thorough clean, but his paws are too big to get in the nooks and crannies. He asks a group of mice for a favor, which launches a delightful series of "kind favors" throughout the Junkyard. In the end, everyone gets a chance to help out and also receive something they really want!
Characters in this Story
The adventures of Ben Thompson are often at the center of the Junkyard Tales stories. A clever and world-savvy cat, he is friend to all in the Junkyard. He is always ready to share an adventure or pull together friends for some community fun.
Find Ben in all the Junkyard Tales stories.
The mice are central to the Junkyard crew! An endless source of enthusiasm, they do everything joyfully, and are delighted by any opportunity for adventure.
You can find the mice in the Junkyard Tales Series.
Lil' Mama is one hard worker. Her children now grown and gone, she is ever-ready to lend a hand to her Junkyard friends. She loves to garden, and often has grandchildren in tow.
You'll find Lil'Mama in the Junkyard Tales stories.
Spiro is a Junkyard favorite. A connoisseur and collector of canned meats and fishes, he is never without something tasty to eat. With his hysterical sense of humor and his loyal heart, he is often the life of any party.
You can find Spiro in all of the Junkyard Tales stories.
Georgia Bean remembers the birthday of every single creature in the Junkyard. Deeply kind and nurturing, she is like a mother to all of the many mice. You can always rely on her for a little warmth and love.
You'll find Georgia Bean in many of the Junkyard Tales stories.
Sally is one daring acrobat of a chipmunk. With her endless energy and spunk, you'll often find her in the middle of an athletic feat or group sport.
You'll find Sally in many of the Junkyard Tales stories.