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by Funke, Cornelia.

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TitleThe pirate pig ; and, Ruffleclaw
Author / Responsible partyFunke, Cornelia.
CollectionChildren's Fiction
GenreChildren's fiction.
TopicsChildren's fiction. Pigs -- Juvenile fiction. Buried treasure -- Juvenile fiction. Swine -- Juvenile fiction. Monsters -- Juvenile fiction.
Intended AudienceChild/Juvenile
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]


THE PIRATE PIG: Who needs a treasure map when you have a pirate pig with a nose for gold? Stout Sam and his deckhand, Pip, find a pig washed up in a barrel on the beach. They want to keep her as a pet, but they soon realize Julie is no ordinary pig. She can sniff out treasure! What happens if Barracuda Bill, the greediest and meanest pirate who ever sailed the seas, hears about Julie's special talent? RUFFLECLAW: Ruffleclaw is a furry red monster who lives in a burrow under a toolshed. When he decides to move in with a family of humans, he climbs right into bed with a boy named Tommy. Tommy wants to keep Ruffleclaw as a pet, but it won t be easy. Ruffleclaw makes huge messes, he spits, he drinks shampoo, and he eats everything in the fridge . . . along with the plates! Can Tommy teach his monster to behave?

Additional Information

System control numberS13495
NarratorCornelia Funke.
Narrator NameCornelia Funke.
Participant or performer noteCornelia Funke.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator