Missy Piggle-Wiggle and the Whatever Cure (Prebound)
Turtleback Books, 9780606405850, 272pp.
Publication Date: September 5, 2017
New York Times-bestselling author Ann M. Martin brings her signature warmth and comic genius to a new character. And artist Ben Hatke brings it all to life
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle has gone away unexpectedly and left her niece, Missy Piggle-Wiggle, in charge of the Upside-Down House and the beloved animals who live there: Lester the pig, Wag the dog, and Penelope the parrot, among others.
Families in town soon realize that like her great-aunt, Missy Piggle-Wiggle has inventive cures for all sorts of childhood (mis)behavior: The Whatever Cure and the Just-a-Minute Cure, for instance. What is a stressed out parent to do? Why, call Missy Piggle-Wiggle, of course
A warm middle-grade adventure for readers who enjoy quirky characters and hilarious plots
Praise for Missy Piggle-Wiggle and the Whatever Cure
"A fun family read-aloud, this version will win new fans without alienating devotees of the original series." --School Library Journal
" Mrs. Piggle Wiggle's] singular magic can enchant a new generation, thanks to this delightful contemporary follow-up from Martin." --Publishers Weekly, starred review
Titles in the Missy Piggle-Wiggle series
Missy Piggle-Wiggle and the Whatever Cure
Missy Piggle-Wiggle and the Won't-Walk-the-Dog Cure