Grunt: Pigorian Chant from Snouto Domoinko de Silo

Grunt: Pigorian Chant from Snouto Domoinko de Silo

by Sandra Boynton

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761105947
Publisher: Workman Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date: 01/28/1996
Pages: 28
Sales rank: 422,963
Product dimensions: 5.81(w) x 5.75(h) x 0.31(d)

About the Author

Sandra Boynton is a popular American cartoonist, writer, and songwriter. Since 1974, Boynton has written and illustrated over fifty children’s books and seven general audience books, including five New York Times bestsellers. More than 60 million of her books have been sold—“mostly to friends and family,” she says. She has also written and produced five albums of award-winning children’s music. Three of her albums have been certified Gold, and Philadelphia Chickens, nominated for a Grammy, has gone Platinum. She lives with her family on a farm in New England.


 

Hometown:

"Somewhere in rural Connecticut"

Date of Birth:

April 3, 1953

Place of Birth:

Orange, New Jersey

Education:

B.A., Yale University, 1974; attended University of California--Berkeley Drama School and Yale Drama School

Read an Excerpt

INVESTIGATIO TUBERIBUS

Pig of Experience:

Ake-way up-ay, uys-gay.

E-thay ain-ray as-hay oppSd-stay.

E-way an-cay unt-hay

or-fay uffles-tray

in-ay e-thay oods-way.

Response

Id-day ou-yay ay-say

Uffles-tray?

At-whay are-ay e-way

aiting-way or-fay

Cows

De gustibus

non est disputandum.

Translation:

THE SEARCH FOR TRUFFLES

Wake up, guys!

The rain has stopped!

We can hunt

for truffles

in the woods!

Did you say

TRUFFLES?

What are we

waiting for?

There's no accounting

for taste.

Table of Contents

THE CHANTS

Monophonia Noctis

Anima Fundi: Spiritus, Aurora

Prima Vocatio

Vocatio Secunda

Jejunium Fractum

Cogitatio in Horreo

Exsultatio in Campo

Meridies

Brebis Somnus

Dis Inertiae

Investigatio Tuberibus

Epulae Tales Quales Sunt

Nox Animalium Nobilium

Verbum Ultimum

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