Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
Folklore Juvenile fiction
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985.
New York, Harper 
|Material Type:||Fiction, Juvenile audience|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
E B White; Garth Williams; Edith Goodkind Rosenwald; Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress); Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
|Notes:||Illustrated t.p. and endpapers.|
|Awards:||Newbery Honor Book, 1953.|
|Description:||184 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.|
|Contents:||Before breakfast --
Summer days --
Bad news --
A talk at home --
Wilbur's boast --
An explosion --
The miracle --
A meeting --
Good progress --
Dr. Dorian --
The crickets --
Off to the fair --
The cool of the evening --
The egg sac --
The hour of triumph --
Last day --
A warm wind.
|Responsibility:||by E. B. White ; pictures by Garth Williams.|
WorldCat User Reviews (2)
Pig loving story
I think that this book was great. It teaches you that no matter what u look like, how u talk or walk, that people shouldn't treat u differently. There is no way someone should treat another person differently because of how the look. To me this book teaches u many solutions(in a...
- Was this review helpful to you?
Childhood must reads
This book should be on every child's bookshelf. I have read this book dozens of times and still it's hard for me to finish it without shedding a tear. It is so beautifully written and conveys universal messages of friendship, love, and loss with a good amount of humor thrown in too. If...
- 6 of 6 people found this review helpful. Did it help you?
- Animals -- Fiction.
- Pigs -- Fiction.
- Spiders -- Fiction.
- Farm life -- Fiction.
- Farm life -- Juvenile fiction.
- Pets -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction.
- Animals -- Juvenile fiction.
- Swine -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction.
- Spiders -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction.
- Farm life.
User lists with this item (32)
- sarah(7 items)
by JohnOgden updated about a month ago
- C&I Childrens 2013-2014(58 items)
by stinerella updated 2014-02-13
- Great Books to Read Aloud(60 items)
by ReadAcrossAmerica updated 2014-01-29
- Things to Check Out(1 items)
by AndrewMack updated 2013-11-19
- Gabriel - 6&7 Year Old Boy(160 items)
by mjycao updated 2013-10-22