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The True Story Of The 3 Little Pigs! (original 1989; edition 1991)

by Jon Scieszka (Adapter)

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The wolf gives his own outlandish version of what really happened when he tangled with the three little pigs.
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Title:The True Story Of The 3 Little Pigs!
Authors:Jon Scieszka (Adapter)
Info:Scholastic Inc. (1991), 32 pages
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The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka (1989)

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This is such a clever and funny retelling of the Three Little Pigs. I like the art and enjoy the story. ( )
  ChelseaVK | Dec 10, 2021 |
Reading Level: 2th-4th grades
Awards: Notable Children's Recording (2009)
  dd.salgado | Nov 22, 2021 |
Independent Reading Level- Kindergarten-3rd grade
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  4511 | Nov 20, 2021 |
This is another just for fun book that I can add to my library for free reading time. This is a remix version of the childrens story about the three little pigs and the big bad wolf. It tells it in more detail and in an older version as well, so this book will still be okay for middle school students to read. This book cannot really be used for instruction or to teach a lesson, but it can just be a fun read for the students to decompress after finishing all of their work. ( )
  mloudin2021 | Nov 17, 2021 |
A remix of the story of the 3 little pigs. One of my favorites.
  nicolecoronel | Nov 16, 2021 |
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Smith, LaneIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Giamatti, PaulNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Everybody knows the story of the Three Little Pigs. Or at least they think they do. But I'll let you in on a little secret. Nobody knows the real story, because nobody has ever heard my side of the story.
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To Jeri and Molly
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Everyone knows the story of the Three Little Pigs.
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Hey, it's not my fault wolves eat cute little animals like bunnies and sheep and pigs...If cheeseburgers were cute, folks would probably think you were Big and Bad, too.
The real story is about a sneeze and a cup of sugar.
I don't know how this whole Big Bad Wolf thing got started, but it's all wrong
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The wolf gives his own outlandish version of what really happened when he tangled with the three little pigs.

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This story has a great lead, so good for teaching how to make a lead.

We all have heard about the three little pigs and their run-in with the big bad wolf, but what if their story wasn't true? This book allows A. Wolf to get his two sense in and explain why a sneeze and a cup of sugar was the reasoning for everything.

In class: make a lead, fairytales, adoptions in other stories and cultures, develop own twist to a classic fairytale
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