PIG Saves the Day Set 1 by Barbara Catchpole

PIG Saves the Day Set 1

Written by Barbara Catchpole
Illustrated by
Part of the PIG Series


PIG Saves the Day Set 1 by Barbara Catchpole

PIG wants to be in the school football team, but there is one problem: he is completely rubbish at football. Sir says Pig will never ever play for the team. When the team's goalie is injured (looking at the other school's cheerleaders and walking at the same time), Pig ends up in goal. How can he possibly save the day? 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


52 pages


Barbara Catchpole
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Ransom Publishing

Publication date

20th June 2012



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