Fred and the Pig Race

From the Series Formac First Novels

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Fred is going to spend the weekend of the Saint Yaya agricultural fair with his friend William. This year, William and his pig Omer are going to participate in the big race. Unfortunately, on the morning of the race, William is sick. Fred quickly decides to replace him. But how can he win the race when he has never ridden a pig? This hilarious story shows that telling the truth is always the best idea.

Format Your Price
Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction
Copyright 2007
Publisher Lorimer & Company, Ltd.
Imprint Formac
Language English
Number of Pages 64
Publication Date 2016-09-01
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV002200, JUV019000, JUV002090
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 4.25 x 7
Lexile 540

Author: Marie-Danielle Croteau

Marie-Danielle Croteau was born in Quebec's Eastern Townships and dreamed of travel and adventure from an early age. She has written many books, for people of all ages.

Illustrator: Bruno St-Aubin

Bruno St-Aubin is a graphic designer whose illustrations can be seen in school texts and books for children and young people.