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A day no pigs would die

Author: Robert Newton Peck
Publisher: New York : Dell, 1984, ©1972.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : Laurel Leaf 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: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Newton Peck
ISBN: 0440920833 9780440920830
OCLC Number: 430082580
Target Audience: 5.0; 5-8; 5-8.
Description: 139 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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