Written by Kathryn Lasky
Illustrated by David Jarvis
Published by Blue Sky Press (September 1, 2002)
Dr. Smart Pig is lonely because he doesn’t have any friends. His brothers were eaten by Big Bad Wolf, so he is living all by himself. It’s almost Halloween, and he is concerning who to go trick or treating with. All of the sudden, he decides to create a friend who can protect him from the wolf. What would happen after he invents a pig friend? It might be a monster!
This cute picture book is great for easy and fun read for young readers. Great for story telling in a preschool. Because this book has story connection with old folklore, children might find connection and enjoy this book.
Book Telling: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=noplzju1R7s
Book Review by author: http://www.kathrynlasky.com/books/book/porkenstein