Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

sign up for Boomerang Books BulletinGet Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Captain Small Pig by Martin Waddell

I'm Captain Commander!" Small Pig said. Aye-Aye, Captain Small Pig!" yawned Old Goat. "You are in charge of this boat!" But Small Pig soon tires of rowing and falls asleep, and before they know it the boat is drifting across the lake, and grumpy Turkey is in for a soaking... Martin Waddell, award-winning author of Can't You Sleep, Little Bear, perfectly captures the magic of a day out.

Buy Captain Small Pig by Martin Waddell from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781842708194
ISBN-10: 1842708198
Format: Paperback
(270mm x 230mm x 3mm)
Pages: 32
Imprint: Andersen Press Ltd
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Publish Date: 7-Jan-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Captain Small Pig by Martin Waddell

Book Reviews - Captain Small Pig by Martin Waddell

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Captain Small Pig book by Martin Waddell and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Book Review: Captain Small Pig by Martin Waddell - Reviewed by (14 Jun 2013)

Captain small pig is a cute book which is nice and innocent and makes the perfect bedtime story.

He plot is neither complicated and doesn’t make excuses for itself. Three friends decide to go on a boat ride, turkey, goat and pig. They are the best of friends and so interact as only best friends do. Of course there are some mishaps and amusing results which make is very an enjoyable read.

The illustrations are quite simple sketches with plenty of colour and add quite a unique feel to the story. Overall a nice children’s book and prefect for a bedtime read.

Author Biography - Martin Waddell

Martin Waddell is one of the finest contemporary children's book writers. Winner of the Smarties Book Prize - for Farmer Duck and Can't You Sleep, Little Bear? - he also won the Kurt Maschler Award for The Park in the Dark and the Best Book For Babies Award for Rosie's Babies. He was the Irish nominee for the 2000 Hans Christian Andersen Award. He lives with his wife Rosaleen in County Down, Northern Ireland. Susan Varley is a prize-winning artist who has illustrated many books for Andersen Press. Her best-selling picture book Badger's Parting Gifts is one of the most enduring of all time, winning many prizes, including the Mother Goose Award.

Books By Martin Waddell

Owl Babies by Martin Waddell
Hardback, October 2013
$16.79 $19.99
Can't You Sleep, Little Bear? by Martin Waddell
Hardback, April 2014
$12.59 $14.99
Room for a Little One by Martin Waddell
Paperback, October 2015
$14.39 $15.99
Farmer Duck by Martin Waddell
Paperback, September 2016
$14.27 $16.99