Ted Tubbs just can't bring himself to send Ace to market with the other piglets. Is it because of his curious marking, or is it because Ace seems to understand every word the old farmer says? The author's previous books include "The Sheep-Pig", winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Award.
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'This winsome story is sure to warm hearts and bring smiles.' (Publishers Weekly)
'Ace is an intelligent, lovable, unlikely pig hero ... King-Smith's delightful animal fantasy is lightly satirical, poking fun at human pretensions in the foibles of the animal characters.' (School Library Journal)
'Fresh characterisations and new plot twists prevent old concepts from growing stale.' (Publishers Weekly)
Meet Ace, Babe the sheep-pig's grandson, who is destined for great things too.
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Book Description Puffin. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0140383506I5N00