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Chapter 1 In The Drain
  • The Little family (Mr.Little, Mrs. Little and
    their son George) have a new baby named Stuart.
    Stuart is the main character of the book. When
    Stuart is born the Little family is surprised
    that he is very small and looks like a mouse.
  • In this chapter the author tells how Stuarts
    life is different from our lives. Mr.Little has
    to make special things, like a little bed made
    out of a cigarette box and little clothes, for
  • Mrs. Little drops her ring in the bathtub drain.
    Mr. Little lowers Stuart down the drain to get
    the ring.

Chapter 2 Home Problems
  • Stuart liked to play the piano with his
    family. Stuart goes inside the piano to fix the
    one key that always gets stuck. He has to dodge
    the keys when someone plays the piano.
  • Stuart also retrieves lost ping-pong balls from
    under the sofa. This is a hard task because the
    balls are so big.
  • He uses all his strength to push the balls out
    from under the sofa.
  • The Littles changed words in songs that
    mentioned mice because Stuart might get scared
    by the words. One of the songs is Twas the night
    before Christmas and another is Three Blind

Chapter 3 Washing Up
  • Stuart and George wake up and exercise. After
    that they wash up. Stuart climbs a rope to get to
    the sink and uses a wooden hammer to turn the
    water on.
  • Stuart gets his doll-sized toothbrush and
    brushes his teeth. Stuart has trouble when he
    brushes his teeth because he looses his balance.
    George tries to build a brace for Stuart so that
    he wont fall in the sink.

Chapter 4 Exercise
  • In Chapter 4 Stuart gets trapped. After he
    washes up, Stuart gets out the tub and walks into
    the living room. He sees Snowbell (Mrs. Mr.
    Littles cat) laying on the floor. Hello
    Stuart says. Snowbell replies by making fun of
    Stuart and challenging him to prove that he isnt
    a wimp.
  • To show he is strong, Stuart jumps up and
    catches a rope that is connected to the window
    shade. The shade snaps up and traps Stuart
    inside. Snowbell feels really happy that Stuart
    is caught. He takes Stuarts hat and cane and
    puts them near a mouse hole so that Stuarts
    parents will think that Stuart has left them to
    live with mice.
  • The Little family cant find Stuart.

Chapter 5 Rescued
  • The Little family can not find Stuart. When
    everybody is looking George found Stuarts hat
    and cane near the mouse hole. and George called
    everybody over to the mouse hole. George thinks
    that Stuart is stuck in the mouse hole. George
    said Ill pull the floor apart and then Mr.
    Little said. No! I will.

Chapter 5 Rescued
  • George went down to the cellar to find the other
    side to the mouse hole. George had to move boxes,
    trunks, flowerpots and broken chairs. George
    didnt find the mouse hole. He did find a rowing

Chapter 5 Rescued
  • When it was lunch time no one was hungry. They
    were all worried about Stuart being eaten by a
    cat or being hurt. They missed him.
  • Even George didnt eat his dessert. Mrs. Little
    was crying and looking at Stuarts small chair.

Chapter 6 A Fair Breeze
  • One morning when Stuart woke up, he put on a
    sailor suit and went to the shore to try to get a
    job on a boat. Stuart finds a job on a boat. The
    name of the boat is the Wasp. The owner of the
    Wasp has a enemy who owns a boat named the
    Lillian B. Womrath. The Womrath bumps into
    the Wasp. The owner of the Wasp will let Stuart
    work on the Wasp if he beats the Lillian B.
    Womrath in a race.
  • Stuart sails the Wasp to show the owner that
    he is a good sailor. He is so happy that he does
    a little dance and gets so distracted that he
    almost crashes into a tramp steamer.

Chapter 7 The Sailboat Race
  • The man who owns the Wasp is going to pay
    Stuart five dollars a week to race his boat for
  • Stuart runs to the Wasp to get started in a
    race against the Lillian B. Womrath. The two
    boats begin to race. Everyone cries, Go!
    throughout the whole race. As Stuart was looking
    around, he saw a police officer fall into the
    lake near the boats. This creates a big wave
    that is coming directly at Stuart. He holds on
    tightly and the boat doesnt capsize.
  • In the end Stuart wins the race.

Chapter 8 Margalo
  • One day, Stuart wants to get some cheese from
    the refrigerator. Stuarts Mom opens the
    refrigerator to get the pudding. Stuart jumps
    inside to get some cheese.
  • Mrs. Little does not see Stuart in the
    refrigerator. She closes the door,
  • trapping Stuart inside.

Chapter 8 Margalo
  • Margalo is a bird that the Littles find nearly
    dead on their window sill. They feed her and take
    care of her.
  • Stuart meets Margalo and worries that Snowbell
    will eat her. Stuart decides to guard her with
    his bow and arrow. Snowbell gets shot in the ear
    by Stuart when he tries to eat Margalo.

Chapter 8 Margalo
  • Stuart wants to get out of the refrigerator but
    he cant because in is dark and his voice cant
    penetrate through the wall. Accidentally, he
    falls into a saucer and stumbles in the prunes.
  • The temperature in the refrigerator makes
    Stuarts teeth chatter and he shivers. Half an
    hour later, Mrs. Little opens the refrigerator.
    She finds a frozen Stuart standing on a butter

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Chapter 9 A Narrow Escape
Chapter 10 Springtime
  • Margalo runs away because one of Snowbells
    friends plans to eat her. A pigeon informs
    Margalo about Snowbells friends plan.
  • The Little family looks for Margalo but cant
    find her. Stuart runs away to find Margalo.

Chapter 11 Automobile
  • The Little's lose Margalo (Stuarts best
    friend). Stuart goes to go find her. He stops at
    the doctors office. Stuart asks the doctor which
    way he should go. The doctor gives him a car that
    doctor made. The doctor tells Stuart to press a
    button in the car to make it turn invisible.
    Stuart tries to press the button again to make
    the car visible but he hits the wrong button and
    the car starts. The car moves all by itself.
    Stuart and the doctor try to catch the automobile
    as it zips and crashes through the room. The
    doctor finally finds the car stuck in the
    fireplace. The car was damaged. The doctor
    cautions Stuart to think before he acts.

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Chapter 12 The School Room
  • Stuart changes his clothes and goes to school
    Number Seven. Instead of teaching subjects,
    Stuart decides that he will just to talk to the
    students all day long about being King of the
    World. The students listen but think that Stuart
    is out of his mind

Charter 13 Ames crossing
  • Stuart stopped to get a drink of sarsaparilla.
    He parked his car in front of the general store.
    When the storekeeper came to smoke a cigarette
    stuart joined. Stuart asked do you have any
    sarsaparilla in your store. Certainly said the
    storekeeper. The storekeeper went in the store,
    and came back with the drink. Stuart whipped his
    cap off, lay down and used his cap as a dipper.

Chapter 13Ames crossing
  • The store keeper asks Stuart,
  • how tall are you.
  • Stuart answers, Two inches and a quarter tall..
    The storekeeper asked stuart there's a girl you
    have to meet. Who is it said Stuart. her name is
    Harriet Ames, shes just your size. Shes young
    and quite pretty. Shes may be interested in you,
    said the the storekeeper. Stuart went to the post
    office to fill his fountain pen with ink. Well he
    happened to glance toward the door and what he
    saw startled him so that he almost lost his
    balance and fell into the ink. A girl around two
    inches tall had entered. Stuart said must be the
    Ames girl she is pretty.

Chapter 14 An Evening on the River
  • Stuarts dream of paddling down the river with
    Harriet is nearly ruined. The canoe leaks.
  • He works hard to repair the canoe. He worries
    about what Harriet will decide to do once she
    gets his invitation.
  • Harriet arrives. Stuart discovers his canoe has
    been ruined. He is heartbroken. Harriet suggests
    things they can do to still go on a canoe ride.
    Stuarts dream is ruined. Harriet invites Stuart
    to her Country Club and to dance, but Stuart is
    miserable and says No. Harriet goes home.

Heading NorthChapter 15
  • The next morning, Stuart wakes. The rain has
    stopped. He fills the gas tank with five drops
    of gas and drives North in search of Margalo.
  • He meets a man telephone pole repairman. Stuart
    talks to him about what is in each direction and
    asks him if he has seen Margalo and birds.
  • He decides to drive North.
  • At the end of the book he is traveling North and
    he is sure that he is going in the right

  • Thank You !