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The Christmas Pig

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Hardback | English

By (author): J. K. Rowling

Illustrated by: Jim Field

One boy and his toy are about to change everything...

Jack loves his childhood toy, Dur Pig. DP has always been there for him, through good and bad. Until one Christmas Eve, something terrible happens - DP is lost. But Christmas Eve is a night for miracles and lost causes, a night when all things can come to life... even toys. And Jack''s newest toy - the Christmas Pig (DP''s annoying replacement) - has a daring plan: Together they''ll embark on a magical journey to seek something lost, and to save the best friend Jack has ever known...

A heartwarming, page-turning adventure about one child''s love for his most treasured thing, and how far he will go to find it. A tale for the whole family to fall in love with, from one of the world''s greatest storytellers.

A gorgeously gifty hardback, with full-colour jacket and featuring 9 black and white spreads and decorative inside art from renowned illustrator, Jim Field.

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Product Details
  • Format: Hardback
  • Weight: 601g
  • Dimensions: 158 x 240mm
  • Publication Date: 12 Oct 2021
  • Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
  • Publication City/Country: United Kingdom
  • Language: English
  • Age Group: Ages 9-11
  • ISBN13: 9781444964912

About J. K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling is the author of the seven Harry Potter books which have sold over 500 million copies been translated into over 80 languages and made into eight blockbuster films. She also wrote three short series companion volumes for charity including Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them which later became the inspiration for a new series of films. Harry''s story as a grown-up was later continued in a stage play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child which J.K. Rowling wrote with playwright Jack Thorne and director John Tiffany. In 2020 she returned to publishing for younger children with the fairy tale The Ickabog which she initially published for free online for children in lockdown later donating all her book royalties to help vulnerable groups affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. J.K. Rowling has received many awards and honours for her writing including for her detective series written under the name Robert Galbraith. She supports a wide number of humanitarian causes through her charitable trust Volant and is the founder of the children''s care reform charity Lumos. For as long as she can remember J.K. Rowling wanted to be a writer and is at her happiest in a room making things up. She lives in Scotland with her family. Jim Field is a lead-driven pencil-pushing 25-frames-per-second Led Zeppelin fan. He is also a hugely talented award-winning illustrator character designer and animation director. He has worked on a variety of projects from music videos and title sequences to advertising and books. His first picture book Cats Ahoy! won the Booktrust Roald Dahl Funny Prize and was nominated for the Kate Greenaway award. He has since illustrated a string of bestselling multi-award-winning children''s books including Oi Frog! and The Lion Inside as well as young fiction series Rabbit and Bear middlegrade novels by David Baddiel and his debut author-illustrator picture book Monsieur Roscoe - On Holiday a bilingual book that introduces first French words. He grew up in Farnborough worked in London and now lives in Paris with his wife and young daughter.

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