Pigs from 1 to 10 by Arthur Geisert

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In this unusual and entertaining counting book, ten pig siblings embark on new adventures. Ac-companying each adventure is an etching containing the numbers 0 to 9, as well as the ten piglets hidden within.
 

About Arthur Geisert

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Arthur Geisert’s unique and exquisite etchings have been widely praised and exhibited at the Chicago Institute of Art, among other museums. His work is regularly selected for the Society of Illustrators’, annual Original Art exhibition, and his illustrations are now being collected by the Dubuque Museum of Art. He lives in a converted bank in Bernard, Iowa.
 
Published September 24, 1992 by Houghton Mifflin. 32 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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In a companion to Pigs from A to Z (1986), ten piglets, inspired by a bedtime story, set out on an elaborate fantasy adventure to find ``a lost place with huge stone configurations.'' Shot by a cannon, an anchored rope becomes the basis for a bridge;

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In this companion book to the popular Pigs from A to Z , Geisert cleverly combines an educational hide-and-seek game with a tale of fantasy, mystery and porcine appeal.

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"In this dreamlike world where piglets use their initiative and steam drills appear out of nowhere, readers, too, have a quest: hidden in each delicately etched spread are 10 industrious pigs and elusive numbers, craftily disguised," said PW.

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