I Love Guinea Pigs

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Candlewick Press, Jun 1, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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"I Love Guinea Pigs" is an affectionate guide to the most charming of very small animals. Portrayed in all their amiable chunkiness by Anita Jeram, illustrator of the bestselling "Guess How Much I Love You", guinea pigs receive the tribute they so richly deserve in this bestselling Read and Wonder book--a "Parenting" magazine Best Book of the Year. Full-color illustrations.

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User Review  - aleader - LibraryThing

This book is a good introduction to keeping guinea pigs for lower elementary students. It describes many different breeds and gives instructions on how to care for them. You can tell the author really likes guinea pigs! Read full review

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

I don't think I'd ever really considered the charms of the guinea pig - having never had one as a pet myself, nor encountered them much, as a child - before reading a review of this adorable book. But ... Read full review

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About the author (1997)

Dick King-Smith was born on March 27, 1922 in Bitten, Gloucestershire, England. He was a farmer and a schoolteacher and he also served in the Grenadier Guards during World War II. King-Smith has written over 100 children's books including The Fox Busters and The Sheep Pig (aka Babe-The Gallant Pig), which was adapted as the 1995 film Babe. The 1995 TV miniseries The Queen's Nose was also based in one of his books. King-Smith was voted Children's Author of the Year at the 1992 British Book Awards.

ANITA JERAM" is an artist and bestselling Children's book illustrator and author.

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