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4.16  ·  Rating details ·  51 ratings  ·  7 reviews
The playful and expressive characters in this book -- Mama Pig and her eight piglets -- speak only one word, "oink," as the piglets run off in search of adventure while Mama naps.
Paperback, 32 pages
Published September 25th 1995 by HMH Books for Young Readers (first published April 1st 1991)
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Nestor Melendez
Dec 15, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
5/5. Es un libro cortito que nos cuenta una historia muy simple pero que a base únicamente de una sola palabra y una ilustración llamativa se nos lleva de la mano para conocer esta bonita historia. El libro no supera las 40 páginas pero su edición es muy buena, la calidad de los dibujos y del papel no defraudan; la edición que he leído es de pasta dura con una portada llamativa (¿Quién no quiere leer un libro que se llama Oink?), en mi caso lo he leído en la biblioteca de mi universidad pero bus ...more
Kathy
May 10, 2012 rated it it was amazing
charming - i loved this.
Emily Augustus --Louisville KY
Mar 13, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: animals
I just love the illustrations in this book. Since it is almost wordless, they love to make up their own stories.
Cat
Sep 21, 2016 rated it it was amazing
First book I ever found by Geisert. Loved this little tale of mischievous piglets! Great illustrations!
Nora Cayetano
Nov 03, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Mi infancia :'D
Un día en la vida de una mamá cerdita y sus hijitos. Con una sola palabra, el autor se las apaña para entretenernos. Adivinen qué palabra es...
Tina
Apr 22, 2009 rated it really liked it
Story of a mama pig and her baby pigs. There are no words to the story except "oink!", but the illustrations are fun for kids to make up their own words.
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Arthur Geisert grew up in Los Angeles, California, and claims not to have seen a pig until he was an adult. Trained as a sculptor in college, Geisert learned to etch at the Otis Art Institute in Los Angeles. Geisert has published just about a book a year for the past thirty years. Every one of his books has been illustrated with etchings. His work has appeared in The New Yorker and The Horn Book M ...more

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