Wishes, kisses, and pigs by Betsy Gould Hearne

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  • Large type books,
  • Wishes -- Fiction,
  • Magic -- Fiction,
  • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction,
  • Pigs -- Fiction,
  • Large type books

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After eleven-year-old Louise makes a wish on the first evening star and her brother turns into a pig, she uses wishes, kisses, and spells to try to put things right again.

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Book details

StatementBetsy Hearne.
GenreFiction.
SeriesThorndike Press large print juvenile series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H3464 Wi 2001b
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3944752M
ISBN 100786234709
LC Control Number2001027763

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Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs is a quick read, made more so by the author's style. She keeps you turning pages with her domino events and unexpected twists. Heavy on dialogue, peopled with caricatures, entwined with elements of classic fairy tales, this story is the perfect remedy for a /5.

Betsy Hearne is the author of several books for children, including Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs (a Child magazine Best Book of ), Eliza's Dog, and Listening for Leroy (a Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young Children).

She was formerly the editor of the Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, and she now teaches literature and storytelling at the University /5(4).

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Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs Published by User, 16 years ago This book took an interesting look at what every child hopes will happen when seeing a star in the sky - getting a wish to come true upon wishing on the star/5(5).

After reading Wishes book, Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs, Madelyn and Abby recreated some scenes as their book club presentation. " 'Be careful what you wish for' is the lesson Wishes resounds throughout this offbeat fairy tale about a farm girl who calls her brother a pig at the exact moment she wishes upon a star," PW said.

So, you know that brother that bugs you all the time. Well, how would you feel if you wished he’d turn into a pig and he did. Yup. To add to the family troubles, Dad disappeared seven years ago and no one knows why or where.

Now Louise needs to figure out how to undo her wish. Is Willie going to be the main course at the upcoming town picnic. And why is the sheriff visiting. How do you undo a wish once you realize how dangerous wishes can be?Fast-paced, funny, and fluently written, this tale sweeps from a bright beginning to a brilliant ending.

Along the way readers can work on a question of their own: What in the world could wishes, kisses, and pigs have in common?3/5(5). Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs is about a girl named Louise who wishes on a star that her brother is a pig. This book is mostly about Louise having lots of trouble with a wishing star.

One lesson almost everyone learns is that you have to be careful what you wish for, because Louise is wishing about pigs and her brother turns into one. Very good.

Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs by Betsy Hearne. Binding: Hardcover. Weight: Lbs. Product Group: Book. Istextbook: No. A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged/5(). Get this from a library. Wishes, kisses, and pigs. [Betsy Gould Hearne] -- After eleven-year-old Louise makes a wish on the first evening star and her brother turns into a pig, she uses wishes, kisses, and spells to try to put things right again.

I'm reading a book called Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs in classroom book club. The author of this book is Betsy Hearne. 1) If you were a character in your book, what would you act differently.

If I'm Louise, I will tell everything to Maybelle before she leave Louise's house. Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs by Betsy Hearne and Leslie A. Baker. 2 Total Resources View Text Complexity Submit Text Complexity.

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When year-old Louise Tolliver wishes her pesky brother Willie would turn into a pig, he actually does. Soon, it's up to Louise to use her wishes for good and put right all that's goneKISSES, AND PIGS []3/5(1). Heading Word List Reaction Ending Ending cont.

Louise Tod Willie Theme and title Author Purpose and Style Important Quotation Tolliver Owl Delilah Quote: The purpose of the book is to entertain.

This book was made to entertain because while you are reading you can visualize. Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs Literature Unit Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs Mixed Review Printable (Grades ) Options Enter Title: Number of Keys Select the number of different printables: Answer Key Include answer key No answer key.

Sections Options Space for short answers in each section. Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs by Betsy Hearne Author # of pages Main Characters Setting Introduction - How does the book begin.

List two main characters and briefly describe each one. List one problem Louise has in the story. Describe how she solves this problem. Describe the setting of this story.

Wishes, Kisses,and Pigs by: Betsy Hearne characters louise main character,who does not like her brother turned her brother into a pig willie a boy who gets turned into a pig by a star clara setting The setting is a farm that Louise and her Mom and Willie live on.

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She was formerly the editor of the Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, and she now teaches literature and storytelling at the University of Illinois Price: $ After eleven-year-old Louise makes a wish on the first evening star and her brother turns into a pig, she uses wishes, kisses, and spells to try to put things right again.

Book Synopsis. 4th Grade Reading Level. Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs In this book, the reader will learn of a girl named Louise and her struggle to reverse her wish to change her brother, Willie, back into a human.

In the beginning, Louise wished upon a bright star that her brother would become a pig. To her surprise, he did. Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs by Hearne, Betsy Recommended for Grades 4 and 5 (Page last edited 10/09/) Title: Wishes, Kisses, and Pigs Author: Hearne, Betsy ISBN: ISBN Image: Description: Eleven-year-old Louise Tolliver lives with her mother and her brother, Willie, in Tollivers' Hollow.

Book Talk Script Wishes, Kisses and Pigs By Betsy Hearne Start this Book Talk with some inclusive questions to peak an interest in the story Presenter: Boys and Girls, have you ever made a wish on a star.

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