Babe: The Gallant Pig

by Dick King-Smith and Mary Rayner

A naturally gentle demeanor and polite behavior make Babe the pig an outstanding... read more

A naturally gentle demeanor and polite behavior make Babe the pig an outstanding "sheep dog" on a small English farm. King-Smith is a master at anthropomorphizing barnyard animals by exaggerating a few of their best-known animal traits. The witty, original story is illustrated with numerous black and white line drawings. (Ages 7-11)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1985

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