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A day no pigs would die

Author: Robert Newton Peck
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2003, ©1972.
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
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Newton Peck
ISBN: 0394482352 9780394482354
OCLC Number: 56988557
Notes: Originally published in 1972.
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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