Babe the Gallant Pig

Babe the Gallant Pig

By Dick King-Smith; Mary Rayner (Illustrator)

Yearling Books, Paperback, 9780679873938, 118pp.

Publication Date: July 18, 1995


Fresh from his foray into Hollywood stardom, Babe gets a new cover for the Knopf Paperbacks line.

An ALA Notable Book

A Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book

A Horn Book Fanfare Honor Book

An IRA/CBC Children's Choice

An NCTE Teachers' Choice  

About the Author
Dick King-Smith is the author of this season s "Dinosaur Trouble "(see page 14). He lives in the west of England.

Praise For Babe the Gallant Pig

"An animal fantasy which will inevitably be compared to Charlotte's Web...Combines a robust pleasue in the smell and feel of rural surroundings with a humorous affection for all living creatures...a splendid book." The Horn Book, starred review