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Matt Whyman enjoyed a quiet writerand#8217;s life in the English countryside . . . until his career wife, Emma, discovered the existence of a pig said to fit inside a handbag. She believes not one but two would be a perfect addition to the already diverse Whyman clan, which includes a dog, a cat, a gaggle of chickens, as well as four children. Nobody could have anticipated the misadventures two little piglets could bring. From stealing his spot on the family sofa to trashing his neighborand#8217;s garden while drunk on fermented apples, Butch and Roxi swiftly establish themselves as and#8220;animals of mass distraction.and#8221; Funny, touching, and endlessly entertaining, Oink charts the battle of hearts, snouts, and minds between a family man and two mini-pigs.

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Matt Whyman enjoyed a quiet writers life in the English countryside . . . until his career wife, Emma, discovered the existence of a pig said to fit inside a handbag. She believes not one but two would be a perfect addition to the already diverse Whyman clan, which includes a dog, a cat, a gaggle of chickens, as well as four children. Nobody could have anticipated the misadventures two little piglets could bring. From stealing his spot on the family sofa to trashing his neighbors garden while drunk on fermented apples, Butch and Roxi swiftly establish themselves as “animals of mass distraction.” Funny, touching, and endlessly entertaining, Oink charts the battle of hearts, snouts, and minds between a family man and two mini-pigs.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Matt Whymanandlt;/bandgt; is the critically acclaimed author of three novels for adults and young adults, including the acclaimed criticsand#8217; choice andlt;iandgt;Boy Kills Manandlt;/iandgt;. He lives in West Sussex, England. Visit him at MattWhyman.blogspot.com.

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ISBN:
9781451618297
Author:
Whyman, Matt
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster
Subject:
PETS / General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20120931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
15 b-w photos t-o
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.44 x 5.5 in

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"Synopsis" by , Matt Whyman enjoyed a quiet writers life in the English countryside . . . until his career wife, Emma, discovered the existence of a pig said to fit inside a handbag. She believes not one but two would be a perfect addition to the already diverse Whyman clan, which includes a dog, a cat, a gaggle of chickens, as well as four children. Nobody could have anticipated the misadventures two little piglets could bring. From stealing his spot on the family sofa to trashing his neighbors garden while drunk on fermented apples, Butch and Roxi swiftly establish themselves as “animals of mass distraction.” Funny, touching, and endlessly entertaining, Oink charts the battle of hearts, snouts, and minds between a family man and two mini-pigs.
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