Pig-Boy: a trickster tale from Hawaiʻi

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Publisher:
Harcourt Children's Books,
Pub. Date:
2009.
Language:
English
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Pig-Boy is hairy. Pig-Boy is dirty. Pig-Boy is hungry! And when trouble comes, he knows just what to do. (Of course, escaping trouble comes easily to a trickster, who can shape-shift his way out of sticky situations just in time!) With the tropical colors and cadences of the islands, master artist and storyteller Gerald McDermott brings irrepressible humor and energy to a Hawaiian trickster tale that's been beloved for generations.Includes an author's note.
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9780152165901
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