Pete & Pickles by Berkeley BreathedPete & Pickles by Berkeley Breathed

Pete & Pickles

byBerkeley BreathedIllustratorBerkeley Breathed

Hardcover | October 16, 2008

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Pete is a perfectly predictable, practical, uncomplicated pig. At least, he was . . . before a runaway circus elephant named Pickles stampeded into his life, needing a friend. Pickles is larger than life and overflowing with imagination. She takes Pete swandiving off Niagara Falls. (Sort of.) And sledding down the Matterhorn. (Sort of.) Pete goes along for the wild ride and actually begins to enjoy himself . . . until Pickles goes too far. And Pete tells her she must leave.

Yet sometimes the simple life isn?t all it?s cracked up to be.

Pulitzer Prize?winning cartoonist Berkeley Breathed offers two new irresistible characters and a heartfelt, hilarious look at the rarity of true friendship.

Berkeley Breathed ( is the Pulitzer Prize-winning creator of the renowned comic strips "Bloom County," "Outland," and "Opus" which have appeared in over 1,200 newspapers worldwide and have earned Berkeley millions of loyal fans. He recently decided to bring back "Bloom County" after a 25-year absence and has be...
Title:Pete & PicklesFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:48 pages, 10.38 × 10.31 × 0.37 inShipping dimensions:10.38 × 10.31 × 0.37 inPublished:October 16, 2008Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0399250824

ISBN - 13:9780399250828


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Our family LOVES this book This book is a sweet tale of destiny...we had borrowed it from the library but soon realized we had to own it for ourselves. Two unlikely personalities that just need each other. <3
Date published: 2017-02-16