Hello, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle

Betty Bard MacDonald

Book - 1957

A woman with a magic way of curing children's bad habits tries her hand with a bully, a whisperer, and a slowpoke and formulates cures for a show-off and a crybaby.

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Published
Philadelphia : Lippincott c1957.
Language
English
Physical Description
125 p. : ill
ISBN
0397317158
Main Author
Betty Bard MacDonald (-)
Other Authors
Hilary Knight, 1926- (illustrator)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

A woman with a magic way of curing children's bad habits tries her hand with a bully, a whisperer, and a slowpoke and formulates cures for a show-off and a crybaby.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Naughty children cannot escape the lovable old widow of a pirate who can cure almost any bad habit

Review by Publisher Summary 3

A classic story from one of the most beloved children's book authors!Mary Poppins meets Nanny McPhee in Hello, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle, a hilarious and charming picture book about a magical problem solver that has been delighting readers for generations. Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle loves children! Well-mannered and healthy children, that is. And she has an old sea chest full of magic cures for any bad habit—like the powder that makes Phillip Carmody completely invisible when he shows off, or the anti-slowpoke spray she uses to treat Harbin Quadrangle's extra-acute daydreaming disease.Read the other books in the Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle series: Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle's Magic, and Happy Birthday, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle! 

Review by Publisher Summary 4

A classic story from one of the most beloved children's book authors!Mary Poppins meets Nanny McPhee in Hello, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle, a hilarious and charming picture book about a magical problem solver that has been delighting readers for generations. Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle loves children! Well-mannered and healthy children, that is. And she has an old sea chest full of magic cures for any bad habit'like the powder that makes Phillip Carmody completely invisible when he shows off, or the anti-slowpoke spray she uses to treat Harbin Quadrangle's extra-acute daydreaming disease.Read the other books in the Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle series: Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle's Magic, and Happy Birthday, Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle!