One morning Ben Thompson, clever cat, wakes to the sound of small scuffling feet. What could it be? Turns out it's three small mice, hunting for hidden glass stars. Glass stars? Ben later discovers that hiding colorful glass stars for the mice to find is one of the many holiday traditions in the Junkyard. There's also storytelling and gift-giving among others! It all sounds great to Ben; he wants to hide stars and tell stories and make gifts! But how can he possibly do it all? Sergeant, the steadfast watchdog, helps Ben realize what is truly important about holiday traditions.
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.
Sergeant is the much-loved watchdog at the Junkyard. A loyal friend and faithful guardian to all, he takes his work very seriously. But he's never too serious for a laugh for a little adventure with his friends.
You can find Sergeant in all of the Junkyard Tales stories.