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A day no pigs would die

Author: Robert Newton Peck
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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To a thirteen-year-old Vermont farm boy whose father slaughters pigs for a living, maturity comes early as he learns "doing what's got to be done," especially regarding his pet pig who cannot produce a litter.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Newton Peck
OCLC Number: 24677071
Notes: "A Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Description: 150 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Robert Newton Peck.

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To a thirteen-year-old Vermont farm boy whose father slaughters pigs for a living, maturity comes early as he learns "doing what's got to be done," especially regarding his pet pig who cannot produce a litter.

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