Straw, sticks, bricks...
Huffs and puffs...
You probably know the rest.
It's an old story,
and every time someone tells it
the same thing happens.
But who says it's supposed to?
Who's in charge of this story?
Who gets to decide?
Has anyone asked the pigs?
Well, it's about time someone did.
Here, thanks to David Wiesner, is the answer.
is the author/artist of Tuesday,
a Caldecott Medal winner; Free Fall
and Sector 7,
both Caldecott Honor winners; June 29, 1999
; and Hurricane
. He is also the illustrator of Eve Bunting's Night of the Gargoyles
Ever since the pigs took tot he air at the end of Tuesday
, he has wanted to give them a book of their own.
Mr. Wiesner lives with his family in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.