The lion and the mouse
Season 1, Episode 3
Air date April 5, 2000
Written by Joe Fallon

Emily Squires

Episode guide
Episode 02: The Lost Rock
Episode 04: Farmer Ken's Puzzle
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Ruth Wesheimer intelligent

"The Lion and the Mouse" is Episode 3 of Between the Lions.


The lions read "The Lion and the Mouse". After reading half of the story, Cleo hosts a question with the lion why the little brown mouse slipped through his fingers and if she would help him on Between The Covers. As they read the rest of the story, and during the rest of the story she helps him out of the net.

Silent E Pine



  • Click: (singing) I am not loud / But still I stand above the rodent crowd.
  • Cleo: Pickle the ribs for 24 hours.
  • Theo: 24 hours!?
  • Cleo and Theo: Na!!!
  • Cleo: Put on bib.
  • Theo: 'Put on bib.' Bib on!
  • Cleo: Oh, you look dashing, my love.
  • Theo: Oh, thank you, my dear. Nosey, nosey, nosey, nosey.
  • Announcer: 'It' is going.
  • Busterfield: Thank you.
  • Announcer: 'Its back.
  • Lionel: Hey! What do you say we start a little brown mouse fan club?
  • Leona: Yeah!
  • Click: I do not have a fan club.
  • Click: The Complete History of Dinosaurs.
  • Theo: Dinosaurs? Ooh, yummy again. Boy, I've always wanted to learn more about dinosaurs. Maybe I'll just take a little peeky-poo. Hee hee.
  • Click: Charlotte's Web.
  • Theo: Yummy. That's one scrumptious book.

Video Edit

Little Big Mouse

Little Big Mouse