Age Range: 5-8
Four, short sequential and episodic chapters describe a young pig’s efforts to stay cool and have fun on the hottest day of the year. Amanda spends time beating the heat with her parents, her friends and even her brother and his not always nice friends. Repetition, patterned language and simple concepts make these pleasurable, realistic tales perfect for beginning readers.
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