This is a novel study on The Mouse and the Motorcycle by Beverly Cleary. The questions are divided by chapter and each chapter contains vocabulary words. The purpose of the novel study is to aid in comprehension and expand the students vocabulary. This can be used during guided reading, as a whole class reading assignment or as an extra assignment for those advanced students who need to be challenged. Also included is a crossword puzzle that uses some of the vocabulary words and a word search that uses the remaining vocabulary words. Answer keys for the novel study and crossword puzzle are provided.