Pig is a Blue Baboon's Bottom by Barbara Catchpole

Pig is a Blue Baboon's Bottom

Written by Barbara Catchpole
Illustrated by
Part of the PIG Series


Pig is a Blue Baboon's Bottom by Barbara Catchpole

Pig's class at school all have to bring in something they don't use anymore. It all starts well (even though Pig takes in his mum's wedding ring), but then things go wrong and Pig accuses Raj of something terrible. Raj is very upset and calls Pig a blue baboon's bottom. That's Raj's worst insult. Can Pig do anything to restore his friendship with Raj? Boys love PIG! Peter Ian Green has another hilarious adventure in this book, one of the bestselling series 'PIG' by Barbara Catchpole. Coupled with fantastic black-and-white illustrations and an easy-to-read diary format, the laugh-out-loud humour and tale of friendship will appeal to all readers.

About the Author

Barbara Catchpole taught for over forty years before becoming a full time writer. Her interest in special needs education and disability issues was first sparked by her middle son, who was born profoundly deaf. Barbara has taught as a Special Needs Coordinator and has held leadership positions in several schools, including Academies. She has also worked as SENCo in a secure training centre. Barbara writes primarily for reluctant and struggling readers, with the aim of entertaining the reader and developing empathy for the characters. Pig is her finest example to date.

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Book Info


48 pages


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Ransom Publishing

Publication date

1st October 2013



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