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This Little Piggy Stayed Home: A Pearls Before Swine Collection (Pearls Before Swine #2)

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Stephan Pastis is rewriting how people think of the contemporary comic strip. In his wildly successful Pearls Before Swine, which appears in more than 150 papers worldwide, he shows us just how funny and surprising a sly, subversive comic strip can be.

In This Little Piggy Stayed Home, Rat, Pig, Zebra, and Goat - Pastis's own merry band of rabble-rousers - explore the stran
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Paperback, 128 pages
Published March 1st 2004 by Andrews McMeel Publishing
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Stephanie
Sep 25, 2012 Stephanie rated it it was amazing
Hilarious!!!!!!! Must find more of these books.
Martha
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Oh Piggie!!!!!
Janice
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Shelves: brain-candy
I just love Stephan Pastis's sense of humor. This is one of the older ones, but you can see how he is developing his strip.
Polly
Aug 26, 2012 Polly rated it really liked it
Good comics, but either all or all but one or two of these strips appear in one or two of the treasuries (Sgt. Piggy's Lonely Hearts Club Comic has most of them), which is a bit disappointing.
Alex
Mar 21, 2009 Alex rated it it was amazing
this may have been the funniest cartoon i have ever read!
Amanda
Aug 19, 2008 Amanda rated it it was amazing
A collection of earlier comics. This book contains one of my now staple jokes: Why did the monkey fall out of the tree? He died. *giggle, giggle*
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Stephan Pastis was born in 1968 and raised in San Marino, California, a suburb of Los Angeles. He graduated from the University of California at Berkeley in 1989 with a degree in political science. Although he had always wanted to be a syndicated cartoonist, Pastis realized that the odds of syndication were slim, so he entered UCLA Law School in 1990 and became an attorney instead. He practiced la ...more
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