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The Three Little Pigs (First Little Golden Book) (edition 2001)

by Alan Benjamin, Lilian Obligado (Illustrator)

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Title:The Three Little Pigs (First Little Golden Book)
Authors:Alan Benjamin
Other authors:Lilian Obligado (Illustrator)
Info:Golden Books (2001), Edition: 1, Hardcover, 24 pages
Collections:Golden Books, Your library
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Walt Disney's Three Little Pigs by Milt Banta



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this book is about three little pigs that were trying no to get eaten by the big bad wolf. They each built a house to keep the wolf out. The first pig made a house out of straw/hay and the wolf blew it down. the second pig made a house out of sticks and the wolf blew it down as well. the last pig made a house out of bricks and the wolf tried his best to get it down but couldn't.
This book is a great book to get children involved. The teacher can ask the children's questions about what they think will happen next. I love this book.
Classroom extension: I will allow the children to draw a picture of a house they would build to keep the wolf out, then we would share about what materials were used. ( )
  TameitriaJ | Feb 11, 2015 |
Summary: This book is about three pigs who each build their house out of different building materials in order to stop a big bad wolf from trying to eat them. The first and second pig are unsuccessful but the third pig is successful.

Personal Reaction: This book is a classic picture book. I can remember this book when I was a child. I think every child can memorize this book and be able to tell the story from memory.

Extension Ideas: 1. The children can put on a puppet show while the book is being read. 2. After the book is read the children could color pictures of the pigs.
  dianehan | Jul 11, 2014 |
This is the traditional story of the Three Little Pigs, which is a good one. In it, three pigs set off into the wild to build homes. Eventually, the Big Bad Wolf comes and blows down the first pigs house, which is made of straw. That pig runs to the second pigs house, which is made of wood. He blows that house down too, but is foiled when the pigs run to the third pigs house, which is made of brick. ( )
  alarso2 | May 19, 2014 |
The Three Little Pigs is a folktale every child should read in there childhood. I remember specifically reading this book with my grandmother when I was a child. I still remember my grandmother saying, "and i will huff and i will puff and i will blow your house down." The Three Little Pigs has repetition of words like most folktales. ( )
1 vote ml445 | Oct 11, 2012 |
The story starts off with three little pigs setting off for the first time alone. their mother gives them advice and says, "Whatever you do , do it the best that you can because that's the way to get along in the world". The three pigs set off to start their new life. The first pig builds his house out of straw, the second pig out of sticks, and the third pig out of bricks. One night, the Big Bad Wolf came hungry to eat some pigs. He walks up to the first house and asks to come in. The little pig refuses, so the wolf blows his house down. He does the same to the pig who built his home out of sticks. When the wolf gets to the third house he asks the same question, and again the pig refuses. But this time, the wolf is not able to blow the strong house down. He climbs to the roof to go in through the chimney. At the bottom, the third pig set up a pot of boiling water and the wolf fell right in. That was the end of the wolf and the pig lived happily ever after. ( )
  SarahChaisson | Apr 30, 2012 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Banta, Miltprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dempster, Almain authorall editionsconfirmed
Seveke, Ubaldmain authorsome editionsconfirmed
Hak, RobbertTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0736423125, Hardcover)

The three little pigs have never looked so cute and the big bad wolf never looked so bad in this retelling of the classic fairy tale! Vintage Disney artwork from the 1940s makes this book an important addition to every Little Golden Book collector’s library.

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A humorous retelling of the classic story recounts the fatal episodes in the lives of two foolish pigs and how the third pig managed to avoid the same fate.

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