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A day no pigs would die

Author: Robert Newton Peck
Publisher: New York, Knopf, 1972.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]View 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
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Peck, Robert Newton.
Day no pigs would die.
New York, Knopf, 1972
(OCoLC)606013170
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Newton Peck
ISBN: 0394482352 9780394482354
OCLC Number: 328920
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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