Pig the Winner

Pig the Winner

Book - 2017
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Told in rhyming text, Pig is a greedy pug, who insists on always winning, and throws a tantrum if anything thwarts him--until one day he swallows not only all his food, but his bowl as well and when his friend Trevor saves him he learns a valuable lesson on sharing.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2017
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781338136388
1338136380
Branch Call Number: PIC Blabey
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm

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Oct 20, 2018

This pug is the perfect character to teach youngsters the ugliness of greed and self-centeredness. Besides the great illustrations, the author tells the short tale in rhyming prose, a delight to young and old.

JCLHeatherM Aug 18, 2018

Winning isn't so sweet when Pig the Pug looses control and gets greedy.

JCLHeatherM Jul 08, 2018

Pig the Pug lives a blessed life with all of the best toys, but he doesn't want to share them with anyone until an accident forces him to spend time with others.

A great social story for the importance of sharing and friendship - it's hard to get mad at Pig the Pug and the ending will be sure to put a smile on everyone's face and get everyone in the sharing spirit.

laurendouglass Jul 09, 2017

Anyone who lives with a pug, or loves pugs, will closely identify with the oddities exhibited by Pig the pug. Also a great book for anyone struggling with being a poor loser/winner.

laurendouglass Feb 13, 2017

A great book about sharing. You don't have to have a pug to enjoy Blabey's spot-on illustrations but if you do, you will surely recognize your pug in these pages!

amandarobinson Aug 20, 2016

Another awesome book about Pig the Pug by Aaron Blabey! I just love Blabey's books - truly a skilled artist and story writer!

amandarobinson Feb 02, 2016

Aaron Blabey is my favourite new children's books writer! While many of his books are not available in Canada (he's an Australian writer), the one's that *are* here are truly fantastic.

I read this one frequently at Family Storytime! Pig the Pug is my all-time favourite. It's a fun book about sharing that will bring laughter to kids and adults. Hilarious illustrations, great rhyming text, and a good message.

kimrae Mar 10, 2015

Great illustrations and rhyming book about sharing.

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