A Treeful of Pigs

A Treeful of Pigs

by Arnold Lobel, Anita Lobel
     
 

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A wise and witty tale of a farmer who is always too busy sleeping to help his wife. "Full of energy and fun."—New York Times Book Review.  See more details below

Overview

A wise and witty tale of a farmer who is always too busy sleeping to help his wife. "Full of energy and fun."—New York Times Book Review.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Slavic-inspired illustrations accompany this humorous tale of a clever wife who outwits her lazy husband. Ages 4-8. (May)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780688801779
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
04/28/1979
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
32
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Arnold Lobel (1933-1987) was the award-winning author and illustrator of many beloved children's books, including the classic I Can Read books about Frog and Toad, and the Caldecott Medal winning Fables.

Anita Lobel's name is synonymous with the best in children's literature. She is the creator of such classics as Alison's Zinnia and Away from Home, and she received a Caldecott Honor for her illustrations in On Market Street. She is the creator of two books about her cat, Nini, One Lighthouse, One Moon (a New York Times Best Illustrated Book), and Nini Here and There. Her childhood memoir, No Pretty Pictures: A Child of War, was a finalist for the National Book Award. Anita Lobel lives in New York City.

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