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The Truffle Pig

3.75  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
To save his pet pig from becoming the family meal, a French boy runs away with him.
Library Binding, 48 pages
Published by Putnam Publishing Group
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Krista the Krazy Kataloguer
I cannot see the appeal of truffles. They look nasty. However, I've never eaten one, so I'll try to keep an open mind. In this story a French boy discovers that the pig his parents bought to eat knows how to find truffles. It's a nice story, but American children may need an explanation as to what truffles are.
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Claire Huchet Bishop (1899 – 13 March 1993) was a children's novelist and librarian, winner of the Newbery Honor for Pancakes-Paris and All Alone, and the Josette Frank Award for Twenty and Ten. The Five Chinese Brothers won the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award in 1959.

An American born in France or Geneva, Switzerland, Bishop attended the Sorbonne and started the first children's library in France. After
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