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9781419714887

Under a pig tree : a history of the noble fruit

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Using sticky notes, an author tries to convince her publisher that her book is about figs, not pigs, but the wording, illustrations, and even recipes present pigs as growing on trees, and tasty with orange and ginger sauce.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at OWWL.

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Macedon Public Library PIC PAL (Text)
Children's Picture Books
52121300499937
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Ontario Public Library E PAL (Text)
Children's Picture Books
52126300651098
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419714887 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1419714880 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
On title page, the word "pig" is crossed out and replaced with "fig", with an explanatory note.
Summary, etc.:
Using sticky notes, an author tries to convince her publisher that her book is about figs, not pigs, but the wording, illustrations, and even recipes present pigs as growing on trees, and tasty with orange and ginger sauce.
Subject: Fig > Juvenile fiction.
Authorship > Juvenile fiction.
Swine > Juvenile fiction.
Fig > Fiction.
Authorship > Fiction.
Pigs > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Humorous stories.


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