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  • ISBN: 9780763671419 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 076367141X (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Candlewick Press, 2013.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Summary, etc.:
Features an audio read-along! Leroy Ninker is a small man with a big dream: he wants to be a cowboy, but for now he's just a thief. In fact, Leroy is robbing the Watsons' kitchen right this minute! As he drags the toaster across the counter - screeeeeech - and drops it into his bag - clannngggg - little does he know that a certain large pig who loves toast with a great deal of butter is stirring from sleep. Even less could he guess that comedy of errors (not to mention the buttery sweets in his pocket) will soon lead this little man on the wild and raucous rodeo ride he's always dreamed of! Nosy neighbors, astonished firemen, a puzzled policeman, and the ever-doting Watsons return for a new tongue-in-snout adventure about Kate DiCamillo's delightfully single-minded pig.
Target Audience Note:
510L Lexile
Decoding demand: 84 (very high) Semantic demand: 84 (very high) Syntactic demand: 53 (medium) Structure demand: 75 (high) Lexile
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Swine > Juvenile fiction.
Burglary > Juvenile fiction.
Electronic books.
Genre: Humorous fiction.

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