What This Story Needs is a Munch and a Crunch by Emma J. Virjan
  

Synopsis

What This Story Needs is a Munch and a Crunch by Emma J. Virjan

Join Pig and her friends in another fun read-aloud adventure as they figure out a way to keep the picnic fun and games going, even with a little rain. What this story needs is a pig in a wig baking bread, pouring punch, and meeting a friend for a picnic lunch. But just as the outdoor fun and games get started, a thunderstorm rolls in and it turns out what this story really needs is ...another place to eat! The What This Story Needs... books are bright and lively and inspire giggles. A story with echoes of Seuss and Willems, School Library Journal said in a starred review of What This Story Needs Is a Hush and a Shush.

Reviews

...schools and libraries should plan on picnicking with this pig in a wig. -- Kirkus Reviews [Readers] will want to reread this journey over and over again...Another hit in the series, this offering is sure to fly off the shelf. -- School Library Journal Virjan's brightly colored charcoal artwork, populated by cheery, expressive cartoon creatures, is a great complement for the cumulative rhyme, alliteration, and onomatopoeia, and the cyclical nature of the story will help new readers. -- Booklist Online

About the Author

Emma J. Virjan was born under an Aries moon on a Wednesday, her dad's bowling night. She loves to draw and work in her garden, and she often lets her dog sleep on the couch. She makes her home in Austin, Texas, where she spends her days as an illustrator and graphic designer. Unlike Pig, Emma has never worn a wig, but she is thinking of buying one-a red one, of course. Visit her at \ www.emmavirjan.com.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages
Interest Age: From 4

Author

Emma J. Virjan
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Publisher

HarperCollins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Inc

Publication date

16th June 2016

ISBN

9780062415295


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