The Three Little Pigs

Favorite Children's Stories
  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

The classic tale of three pig siblings and a crafty wolf. When two of the siblings build rickety housing and fall prey to the wolf, the third builds a house of bricks and eventually outsmarts his enemy.

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978-1-62323-222-1
$34.95
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Category Language Arts
Copyright 2013
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Imprint Children's Illustrated Classics
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2012-08-01
BISACS JNF042000, JUV057000
Dewey 398.2
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.25 x 8.25
Lexile 700
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 3.3
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 152923
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography and Reviewed
  • Beyond the Story
  • About the Author
  • About the Illustrator
Author: M. J. York

M. J. York has an undergraduate degree in English and history and a master's degree in library science. M. J. lives in Minnesota and works as a children's-book editor. She has always been fascinated by myths, legends, and fairy tales from around the world.

Illustrator: Laura Ferraro Close

Laura Ferraro Close has been drawing ever since she can remember. She has also always had a love for piglets, so this story was fun for her to illustrate. Laura lives outside of Boston, Massachusetts with her husband, two teenage sons, and a sweet dog--but no piglets!

Reviews

A noteworthy review of Favorite Children's Stories from Children's Bookwatch on August 1, 2012

The Three Little Pigs is an old children’s tale with a valuable moral: When entering independence, be vigilant, plan ahead, build sound defenses, and outthink your adversary! This charming retelling of an old tale is charmingly illustrated with friendly looking pigs and even a mild View →