The Definitive Guide to

Marcus Mole and the Miraculous Potato

Written & illustrated by Lei Xiong
List Price
Target Age
Book Type
Add to list

What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

Marcus the Mole isn’t very good at being a mole. He spends all day digging and tunneling but never finds anything, unlike other moles who are busy unearthing valuable treasures! Then one day, he finds a small potato, which he cares for and nurtures from then on. Although it’s not as valuable as the other treasures, Marcus still dearly cherishes his potato. But all good things must come to end…Will Marcus be able to cope?

What Kind of Book is Marcus Mole and the Miraculous Potato

Book Lists That Include Marcus Mole and the Miraculous Potato

Book Topics › perseverance
Children's Books About Perseverance
Book Topics › mice, hamster, guinea pigs, etc.
Children's Books About Mice, Hamster, Guinea Pigs, Etc.
Book Topics › fiction
Children's Books About Fiction
Kids Book Club
Monthly. Curated. Delivered.
Get Started
As low as $16.95 / mo

Who Wrote Marcus Mole and the Miraculous Potato

author & illustrator
Lei Xiong

Lei Xiong is a children’s book author from Jiaxing, China, who currently resides in Beijing. He has worked in animation, puppetry, and toy manufacturing and now works in children’s publishing. In 2002, he received the Bing Xin Children’s Literature Award. His other work, The Mole’s Potato, was awarded the Chinese National Award for Outstanding Children’s Literature.

View Author

What Has Lei Xiong Said About This Book

Nothing yet! 🤷 You should let Lei know that you want more details about Marcus Mole and the Miraculous Potato!

Books You Might Enjoy If You Liked Marcus Mole and the Miraculous Potato

Book Details

Publication Date:
September 1, 2019

Contribute to this page

Core Score - 51%
More than halfway there—keep going!
Depth Score - 6%
Just the barebones.
Improve this page
Are you the author or illustrator? Claim this page.