The Pig and Miss Prudence

Linda Stanek (author), Lauren Castillo (illustrator)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595724045

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Description

Miss Prudence's attempt to save her prized pansies from a hungry pig leads her on a mad ride--on piggy back--through the city.

Reading Level
Lexile
630L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
P
ATOS
4.1
DRA
38
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade
Subject
Other
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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