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The unlikely story of a pig in the city / Jodi Kendall. .

Kendall, Jodi, (author.).
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  • 28 of 51 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch JF KEN (Text) 34207002214600 Juv Fiction Available -
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron JUV FIC KEN (Text) 75253000059054 Young Hoosiers Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville YF KENDALL (Text) 34706001906207 Young Hoosiers Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville YF KENDALL (Text) 34706001909557 Young Hoosiers Checked out 11/26/2019
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Eastern Branch JUV FIC KEN (Text) 36804000279623 FICTION-J Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City J Ken (Text) 76893000268279 Juvenile Fiction 3-5 Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington J KEN (Text) 32572000615351 CVBPLC Juvenile Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver J KENDALL (Text) 34304000918252 Juvenile - Young Hoosiers Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville J KENDALL (Text) 39230031932872 Children Books Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL T ANI KEN (Text) 38217000670725 Young Hoosier Book Award Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062484536
  • ISBN: 9780062484543
  • ISBN: 0062484532
  • Physical Description: 328 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Josie Shilling's family is too big, their cramped city house is too small, and she feels like no one's ever on her side. Then, on Thanksgiving Day, her older brother, Tom, brings home a pink, squirmy bundle wrapped in an old football jersey -- a piglet he rescued from a nearby farm. Her name is Hamlet. The minute Josie holds Hamlet, she feels an instant connection. But there's no room for Hamlet in the crowded Shilling household. And whoever heard of keeping a pig in the city? So it's up to Josie to find her a forever home.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
700L Lexile
700L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.8 9 193235.
Awards Note:
Young Hoosier Book Award, Intermediate Book nominee, Grades 3-5, 2019-2020.
Subject: Swine > Juvenile fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Juvenile fiction.
Middle-born children > Juvenile fiction.
City and town life > Juvenile fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Pigs.
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / General.
JUVENILE FICTION / LIfestyles / City & Town Life.
Genre: Humorous fiction.

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