Pigs to the Rescue

Pigs to the Rescue Cover

Pigs to the Rescue

By John Himmelman

Henry Holt & Company, Hardcover, 9780805086836, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 27, 2010

Description

Farmer Greenstalk and his family have the darnedest luck. Broken-down tractors, kites stuck in trees they're always having problems It's a good thing they have such helpful farm animals on hand.

This time around, the pigs want to pitch in, and boy, do they ever The Greenstalks soon find, though, that life might just be a little easier "without" their help
"Pigs to the Rescue" is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.



About the Author
John Himmelman is the author and illustrator of more than sixty books for children, including "Chickens to the Rescue "and "Katie Loves the Kittens." He lives in Connecticut with his family.


Praise For Pigs to the Rescue

Praise for Pigs to the Rescue: “Himmelman’s expressively comedic illustrations keep it as funny as ever.”—Publishers Weekly, Starred Review “Written with a minimum of fuss and illustrated with comic delight, this picture book from the To the Rescue series offers plenty of laughs for the read-aloud crowd.”—Booklist