Freddy and Mr. Camphor (Paperback)

Freddy and Mr. Camphor By Walter R. Brooks, Kurt Wiese (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Walter R. Brooks, Kurt Wiese (Illustrator)


These beloved classics are available for the first time as Overlook paperbacks: Freddy the Pig, the "Renaissance Pig" (The New York Times Book Review) of Bean Farm, is back to thrill his fans of all ages in facsimile editions of these all-American children's classics. In Freddy and Mr. Camphor, Freddy is in need of a change and finds an opportunity for one as a caretaker on Mr. Camphor's houseboat. Of course, things never go as Freddy expects and a series of strange, amusing, and sometimes alarming adventures ensue.

About the Author

Walter R. Brooks (1886 1958) is the beloved author of 26 books about Freddy the Pig. He edited for magazines, including "The New Yorker." In addition to the Freddy books, Brooks created the character Mr. Ed the Talking Horse.

Kurt Wiese (1887 1974) illustrated over 300 children's books and wrote and illustrated another 20 books. He received two Newbery Awards and two Caldecott Honor Book Awards."

Product Details
ISBN: 9781468306668
ISBN-10: 1468306669
Publisher: Amulet Paperbacks
Publication Date: August 15th, 2013
Pages: 256
Language: English
Series: Freddy the Pig