All Pigs are Beautiful

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Candlewick Press, 2001 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
3 Reviews
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.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Allowing that his favorite was fierce-looking Monty, a 600- pound "large white" who had ten "wives" and was a "pushover" who loved to have his head scratched, the author of Babe, the Gallant Pig (1985 ... Read full review

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User Review  - Whitney Bailey - Goodreads

Think of a mnemonic to help you remember how to spell 'beautiful'. Some people might think of pigs as 'monstrous and frightening'. Can you think of words that mean the same as or the opposite of this ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

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.

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