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The Marzipan Pig

Hoban, Russell

ISBN 10: 0374348596 / ISBN 13: 9780374348595
Published by Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1987
Condition: Good/Ex-Library Hardcover
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EX-LIBRARY copy with stamps. Last blank page is clipped in one corner. Library of congress page removed. Jacket and interior is perfect aside from these flaws. All clean and very nice. Bookseller Inventory # 0204436

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Title: The Marzipan Pig

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux

Publication Date: 1987

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Blake, Quentin

Book Condition:Good/Ex-Library

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good/Ex-Library

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The marzipan pig eaten by a mouse starts a chain of events involving the feelings of the mouse, a grandfather clock, an owl, a bee, a flower, and another mouse who in her turn discovers another marzipan pig to eat.

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Russell Hoban is the author of many famous novels, including Turtle Diary and Riddley Walker, which won the John W. Campbell Award for science fiction. He also wrote over 50 children's books, including such classics as The Mouse and His Child, The Sea-Thing Child and, most recently, Rosie's Magic Horse and Soonchild. Born in Pennsylvania in 1925, he moved in 1969 to London, where he lived until his death in 2011. Quentin Blake is one of the world's foremost illustrators, particularly renowned for his collaboration with writers such as Russell Hoban, Michael Rosen and Roald Dahl. His books have won numerous awards, including the Whitbread Prize, the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Hans Christian Andersen Award. In 1999 he was appointed the first Children's Laureate, and in 2013 he received a knighthood for his services to illustration. He lives in South West London. Find him online at quentinblake.com and on Twitter as @QuentinBlakeHQ.

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