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The pig in the pond

Author: Martin Waddell; Jill Barton
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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An overheated pig who doesn't swim, throws himself into a pond, throwing the farmyard into an uproar. Most pigs don't swim, or so it's said. But on this hot summer day, the pig on Neligan's farm sits by the pond feeling envious of the ducks and geese floating in the cool water. Finally, when she can endure the heat no longer--Splash!--this sweltering pig takes a dive, throwing the entire farm into an uproar.
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Genre/Form: Cumulative tales
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Waddell, Martin.
Pig in the pond.
Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 1992
(OCoLC)894829342
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Waddell; Jill Barton
ISBN: 1564020509 9781564020505 9781564026040 1564026043 0785779825 9780785779827 0758734042 9780758734044
OCLC Number: 25165243
Notes: "First published in Great Britain in 1992 by Walker Books Ltd., London"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 27 cm
Responsibility: Martin Waddell ; illustrated by Jill Barton.

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An overheated pig who doesn't swim, throws himself into a pond, throwing the farmyard into an uproar. Most pigs don't swim, or so it's said. But on this hot summer day, the pig on Neligan's farm sits by the pond feeling envious of the ducks and geese floating in the cool water. Finally, when she can endure the heat no longer--Splash!--this sweltering pig takes a dive, throwing the entire farm into an uproar.

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