Pigs

For generations pigs have featured as main characters in children's books. Since 1927, Freddy the Pig has delighted young readers with his adventures. More recently Mercy Watson and Olivia have given readers much to chuckle about. Below you will find an interesting collection of books of all kinds that feature pigs.
We keep a pig in the parlor

We keep a pig in the parlor

Suzanne Bloom
Picture Book
For ages 3 to 6
Boyds Mills Press, 1998   ISBN: 1590780841
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Hogwood Steps out: A Good pig Story

Hogwood Steps out: A Good pig Story

Howard Mansfield
Illustrator:   Barry Moser 
Picture Book
Roaring Brook, 2008   ISBN: 1596432691
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Pig Tale

Pig Tale

Helen Oxenbury
Picture Book
Simon and Schuster, 2005   ISBN: 1416902775
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The three pigs

The three pigs

David Wiesner
Picture Book
For ages 5 and up
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2001   ISBN: 0618007016
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The Christmas Surprise

The Christmas Surprise

A.J. Wood
Illustrator:  Maggie Kneen 
Novelty Book
For ages 2 to 4
Chronicle Books, 2001   ISBN: 978-0811832106
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The Truffle Hunter

The Truffle Hunter

For ages 4 to and up
Kane Miller, 1999   ISBN: 978-0916291921
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Pigaroons

Pigaroons

Arthur Geisert
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 8
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2004   ISBN: 0618410589
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Bath Time!

Bath Time!

Sandra Boynton
Novelty Book
For ages Infant to 2
Workman Publishing, 2007   ISBN: 978-0761147084
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Ten dirty pigs/Ten clean pigs

Ten dirty pigs/Ten clean pigs

Carol Roth
Illustrator:  Pamela Paparone 
Board Book
For infants to age 4
NorthSouth, 2008   ISBN: 0735822131
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The story of Cherry the pig

The story of Cherry the pig

Utako Yamada
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Kane Miller, 2007 
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Pippin the Christmas Pig

Pippin the Christmas Pig

Jean Little
Illustrator:  Werner Zimmermann 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 7
Scholastic, 2004   ISBN: 978-0439650625
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Welcome to the Bed and Biscuit

Welcome to the Bed and Biscuit

Joan Carris
Illustrator:  Noah Z. Jones 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 10
Candlewick Press, 2006   ISBN: 978-0763621513
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