Little Pig Figwort dives to the bottom of the ocean but the mermaids are asleep. He zooms off to the North Pole but the sleepy polar bears growl at him. So Little Pig Figwort whizzes off to the moon where he finds the moon pigs. After his adventure he is at last ready to go to sleep.
Little Pig Figwort just cannot get to sleep, he tosses and turns, but it is just no good. Who can he find to play with in the middle of the night? Little Pig Figwort dives to the bottom of the ocean but the mermaids are all asleep. He zooms off to the North Pole but the sleepy polar bears growl at him to go home. So Little Pig Figwort jumps into his space rocket and whizzes off to the moon where he discovers the moon pigs, who play games of Pig Pirates, Moon Jump and Hide and Seek all night long. After such an adventure Little Pig Figwort is at last ready for a good night's sleep. AGE 4-7
A high-spirited tale about a little pig who likes to have fun... The I-can't-get-to-sleep picture books is a genre in children's fiction... Branford's humorous text and Munoz's expressive pictures ensure that this one won't send you to sleep while you are reading it. The Guardian, March 2000 The pictures of Pig Figwort tossing, turning, wriggling and winking in an attempt to drop off are pure delight. The Independent
About Henrietta Branford
Henrietta Branford was born in India in 1946, the daughter of an army officer, but settled with her parents in the New Forest. She married photographer Paul Carter, and had three children. Her writing career started with a column in her local newspaper. Little Pig Figwort is Henrietta's last book and was published after her death from breast cancer in April 1999.
Little Pig Figwort by Henrietta Branford
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