What This Story Needs Is a Bang and a Clang (A Pig in a Wig Book) (Hardcover)

By Emma J. Virjan, Emma J. Virjan (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, 9780062415301, 40pp.

Publication Date: January 3, 2017

List Price: 9.99*
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Join Pig and her friends in their latest adventure as they get ready to put on the best show ever! From author-illustrator Emma J. Virján comes another funny read-aloud with catchy, rhythmic text and big, bold illustrations.

What this story needs is a pig in a wig,

building a stage, arranging a stand,

and getting ready to conduct the Pig in a Wig Band.

But when a surprise guest shows up onstage, scaring Elephant, there’s a BANG and a CLANG as everyone topples over! Will Pig and her friends be able to get back on track to finish the show?

Praise For What This Story Needs Is a Bang and a Clang (A Pig in a Wig Book)

“...good, boisterous, musical fun.”

“The fourth Pig in a Wig adventure works well for one-on-one reading and also as a read-aloud, thanks to the dark outlines and easy-to-read font. An entertaining new addition to a popular series.”

“The climax and resolution will reassure beginning readers, who will likely want an encore.....Another solid choice for early reader shelves.”