Eve Titus

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Eve Titus was the author of numerous bestselling and beloved children's books.

Her most famous characters include Anatole, a French mouse and Basil of Baker Street, a mouse who works as a private eye. Her book, Anatole, won the 1957 Caldecott Honor Book award.

She died in 2002 in Orlando, Florida.

Genres: Children's Fiction
Great Mouse Detective
   1. Basil of Baker Street (1958)
   2. Basil and the Pygmy Cats (1971)
     aka Basil and the Cave of Cats
   3. Basil in Mexico (1976)
   4. Basil in the Wild West (1982)
   5. Basil and the Lost Colony (1964)
continued in the series by Cathy Hapka