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A day no pigs would die

Author: Robert Newton Peck; Braillebooks.com.
Publisher: New York : Random House Sprinter Books, 1994, ©1972.
Edition/Format:   Braille book : Braille : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st Sprinter edView 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: Braille books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Newton Peck; Braillebooks.com.
ISBN: 9780679853060 0679853065 0679876685 9780679876687
OCLC Number: 145282515
Notes: Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1972.
Reproduction Notes: Braille. Abbottsford, B.C. : Braillebooks.com, the Braille superstore. 1 v. (unpaged) of Braille ; 29 x 31 cm. Transcribed in contracted (Grade 2) Braille. Comb binding with plastic covers.
Target Audience: R.L. 5.3.
Description: 150 pages ; 18 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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