John Pig's HalloweenBook - 1998
All except one pig, that is. John Pig is too shy and scared to go trick-or-treating with his pals?Halloween makes him nervous. But then, with an odd crash landing, a small, pie-baking witch arrives. Her culinary delights soon attract a houseful of creepy characters who fortify John Pig with their friendly, well-meaning foolishness. After partying with this crowd, trick-or-treating seems like a piece of cake!Fans of the popular Angel Pig and the Hidden Christmas will not be disappointed by Jan Waldron's rhythmic romp. It's perfect for children who are a bit afraid of Halloween and want to stay at home, as well as for those who love to go out and say ?Boo!? Bursting with silly swine in outrageous costumes, David McPhail's bright, zany illustrations are as touching and funny as ever.Jan Waldron is the author of the highly acclaimed Angel Pig and the Hidden Christmas, which received starred reviews from Booklist and Publishers Weekly and was called by USA Today ?the one children's book to buy this holiday season.' She has also written two nonfiction books for adults and has appeared on national television to promote them.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Dutton, 1998
Branch Call Number: PIC Wal HOLIDAY
Characteristics: np : illus