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  • Published: New York : Houghton Mifflin/Clarion Books, [c1970]
  • Year Published: 1970
  • Description: [41] p. col. illus. 21 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 0395288134

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The three little pigs

by Galdone, Paul.

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Call number: E GAL

Available Copies: Downtown Youth PicBks, Malletts Youth Picture Books

Additional Details

Youth level.

Retells the fatal episodes in the lives of two foolish pigs and how the third pig managed to avoid the same pigfalls.

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good retelling

You never quite know which details are going to be in the Three Little Pigs story, so there's always a bit of a surprise. I like this retelling, even though the pigs don't just run to safety at each other's houses. It's a longer read, but you get to enjoy the third little pig's craftiness and admire his creative problem solving. This is a more involved story than I recall as a child, and I liked the additional details.

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We had the same story with sparrows

spoiler alert

Just so you know (my daughter and I were surprised... guess we are used to the Disney version ;) but the wolf actually eats the little pigs!

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