The idea and fundraising for the mice came from Jimmy Ryan, then a senior at Christ Church Episcopal School. Zan Wells sculpted the mice, which can be found in various locations along Main Street.
The series of bronze sculptures situated in some obvious, and some not-so-obvious, spots around downtown Greenville.
The first, along with the book that inspired it, can be spied on the fountain in front of the Hyatt on Main Street near College Street.
Source: JENNY MUNRO/Staff