Captain Small Pig

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Peachtree Publishers, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 24 pages
9 Reviews
Accompanying Old Goat and Turkey on a visit to Blue Lake, Small Pig begs for a ride in a little red boat and becomes so excited that he insists on rowing and steering, tiring himself out to the point where the friends are stranded in the lake. By the award-winning author of Owl Babies.

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User Review  - Lindsay - Goodreads

A nice depiction of different personalities. Read full review

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User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

Perfect for 2 year old reading, just the right amount of plot and words per page. She has asked me to read it at least 5 times in the last 24 hours. Read full review

About the author (2010)

Martin Waddell was born April 10, 1941, in Belfast, Ireland. He always wanted to be a professional soccer player. After having played for junior teams in Ireland, he left school at fifteen and held a variety of jobs, including working at a publishing company and as a night switchboard operator for a taxi company. Waddell is now one of the most prolific and successful contemporary children's writers, with more than one hundred books to his credit, some of them under his pseudonym Catherine Sefton. He won the 1986 Other Award, for his book Starry Night, which was also a runner up for The Guardian Children┐s Fiction Award and was shortlisted for the Young Observer Teenage Fiction Prize. He has twice won the Smarties Book Prize, for Farmer Duck and Can't You Sleep Little Bear? He also won the 1989 Kurt Mascher Award for The Park In The Dark, the 1990 Bets Book For Babies for Rosie┐s Babies and has been shortlisted for the 1992 Smarties Book Prize for Along The Lonely Road.

Susan Varley is the award-winning illustrator of numerous books for children, including THE MONSTER BED and THE MONSTER STORM. She is also the author-illustrator of BADGERS PARTING GIFTS, which has sold more than a half a million copies worldwide and received numerous awards. She lives in England.

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