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All Pigs Are Beautiful

Read and Wonder

Dick King-Smith, Anita Jeram (Illustrator)

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (8/12/2008)
Prebound (5/1/2001)
Prebound (5/1/2001)
Paperback (3/24/2009)

Description

Oink! Oink! Pigs...beautiful? Who'd have guessed?

Read and Wonder books tell stories, take children on adventures, and reveal how big and WONDER-full the natural world really is.


Praise For All Pigs Are Beautiful: Read and Wonder

This book succeeds splendidly in providing an appealing introduction to pigs (and to quality nonfiction) for young readers.
—School Library Journal

As beguiling an introduction to pigs as any child could hope to see.
—Booklist

Candlewick, 9780763614331, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2001



About the Author

Dick King-Smith was a dairy farmer for twenty years, but he always
kept pigs. He says,"I am devoted to them. Everything I say about them is absolutely true."

Anita Jeram had never drawn a pig before, but learned about pigs by watching them on farms."I'd love to own one," she says now, "but I don‘t think my family would approve."