Old Pig

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Dial Books for Young Readers,
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1st ed.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Old Pig and Granddaughter share everything, including the chores, until the day when Old Pig says "I have a lot to do. I must be prepared". Granddaughter knows that her beloved Old Pig will soon be gone -- but her love and memories will still be there. This tender, softly illustrated story of love and loss will comfort children dealing with death for the first time.
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Grouping Title old pig
Grouping Author wild margaret
Grouping Category book
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accelerated_reader_reading_level 3.5
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author Wild, Margaret, 1948-
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display_description Because Old Pig knows that her time to die is near, she puts her affairs in order and takes a slow walk with Granddaughter to savor the beauty for one last time.
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publishDate 1996
record_details ils:.b11263131|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Dial Books for Young Readers,|1996.|1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 x 25 cm.
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subject_facet Death -- Juvenile fiction, Fiction, Swine -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Old Pig
title_full Old Pig / story by Margaret Wild ; pictures by Ron Brooks
title_short Old Pig
topic_facet Death, Swine
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