Freddy and Mr. Camphor

Freddy and Mr. Camphor

By Walter R. Brooks; Peter Mayer (Editor); Kurt Wiese (Illustrator)

Overlook Press, Hardcover, 9781585670277, 234pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2000

Description
Freddy the Pig, the "Renaissance Pig" (The New York Times Book Review) of Bean Farm, is back to thrill his fans of all ages in facsimile editions of these all-American children's classics. In Freddy and Mr. Camphor, Freddy is in need of a change and finds an opportunity for one as a caretaker on Mr. Camphor's houseboat. Of course, things never go as Freddy expects and a series of strange, amusing, and sometimes alarming adventures ensue.


About the Author
Brooks creator of long running television series, "Mr. Ed".



Kurt Wiese (1887-1974) illustrated over 300 children s book and wrote and illustrated another 20 books. He received two Newbery Awards and two Caldecott Honor Book Awards.