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Recommended as a “must have” by child literacy specialists! Illustrated by the amazing Valeri Gorbachev, Rufus Goes to School has been called “a love letter to reading that’s also a charming, original, and child-friendly first-day-of-school story.”

What happens when a book-loving piglet shows up for school and sees a sign that says, “Enjoy your summer vacation!” He becomes a pirate, of course. Read all about Rufus Leroy Williams III’s life on the high seas in Rufus Goes to Sea.

“A tale of perseverance, and a marvelous paen to the joy and power of reading.”—Booklist

 

Rufus has already gone to school and sailed the seven seas on a pirate ship. Now he dreams of the Moon, the stars, and Mars. But Commander Luna tells him, “No pigs in space!” Find out what Rufus does in this sci-fi fantastic tale about the adventurous pig who uses his reading abilities to make his dreams come true. Click here for a sneak peak!

“Those who love pigs, pirates, and planets are sure to be pleased.”
—Kirkus

Introducing RUFUS LEROY WILLIAMS III

School Library Journal says,

“Children will love this intrepid pink hero.”