Zeke Pippin

William Steig, 1907-2003

Book - 1994

After finding a harmonica in the street, a young pig becomes an accomplished musician, but when his loving family falls asleep every time he plays, he runs away in search of a more appreciative audience.

Saved in:

Children's Room Show me where

jE/Steig
0 / 1 copies available
Location Call Number   Status
Children's Room jE/Steig Due Jul 19, 2022
Subjects
Genres
Picture books
Published
New York : HarperCollins Publishers c1994.
Language
English
Physical Description
unpaged : col. ill. ; 27 cm
ISBN
9781442014824
0062050761
Main Author
William Steig, 1907-2003 (-)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

After finding a harmonica in the street, a young pig becomes an accomplished musician, but when his loving family falls asleep every time he plays, he runs away in search of a more appreciative audience.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

When his parents and siblings fall asleep during his rendition of the prelude to "La Traviata," performed on the harmonica he finds in the street, Zeke Pippin decides that he cannot live with such musical nincompoops and runs away from home

Review by Publisher Summary 3

Bitterly disappointed when his family falls asleep as he plays his newfound harmonica, a spirited young pig runs away'only to undergo harrowing adventures before he, with the aid of his magical sleep-inducing harmonica, can be reunited with his loving family.