Freddy The Pilot by Walter R. BrooksFreddy The Pilot by Walter R. Brooks

Freddy The Pilot

byWalter R. BrooksTranslated byKurt Wiese

Paperback | November 8, 2012

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The international sensation for readers young and old, Freddy the Pig, is back! Freddy takes to the air to save Mr. Boorschmidt's Stupendous and Unexcelled Circus from the malicious comic-book tycoon, Watson P. Condiment. Soaring through the clouds may be scary for some, but for Freddy it's all in a day's work as he takes on flying enemy henchmen, skunks, rabbits, and even the U.S. Army! Once again, Walter R. Brooks has created a sparkling and heartfelt adventure story that will delight grown-ups as well as children.
Walter R. Brooks (1886–1958) is the author of 26 books about Freddy the Pig. Born in upstate New York, he attended the University of Rochester before going on to work with the American Red Cross and editing for magazines, including The New Yorker. In addition to the Freddy books, Brooks created the character Mr. Ed the Talking Horse. K...
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Title:Freddy The PilotFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.73 × 5.02 × 0.66 inPublished:November 8, 2012Publisher:Overlook PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1590208676

ISBN - 13:9781590208670

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Praise for Freddy the Pig:

"Freddy’s readers have called him a porcine prince… Walter R. Brook’s gentle genius shines even brighter." — –Nicholas Kristof, The New York Times

"At my funeral, in lieu of flowers, I'd prefer that people give money to the Friends of Freddy fan club." — –Deirdre Donahue, USA Today

"Freddy is blessed with courage, wit, agility and a Sherlock Holmes-like capacity for detective work." — Newsday