Piglettes (Paperback)
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Piglettes (Paperback)

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Paperback 288 Pages / Published: 06/07/2017
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Mireille, Astrid and Hakima have just been voted the three ugliest girls in school by their classmates on Facebook. But does that mean they're going to sit around crying about it?...

Well, maybe a little, but not for long!

Climbing onto their bikes, the friends set off on a summer roadtrip to Paris. The girls will find fame, friendship and happiness on their journey, and still have time to eat a mountain of food (and drink the odd glass of wine) along the way. But will they really be able to leave all their troubles behind?

Piglettes is a hilarious, beautiful and uplifting story of three girls who are determined not to let online bullying get them down.

'A true joy!' - Le Monde


Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books
ISBN: 9781782691204
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 367 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
'A masterpiece of acerbic wit, a sharp comedy, full of life... The sort of novel that gives you wings' - Telerama

'A jubilant novel that will make you smile. A true joy' - Le Monde

'Stands out for its humorous style, ridiculing cruelty, malice and obsession with physical appearance. The most beautiful novel of the season' - Elle

'A joyful novel, a superb victory of intelligence over crass stupidity... 270 pages of happiness!' - Livresse des mots

'An explosion of joy, humour, life and reality... I couldn't have hoped for any more. This novel is a unique marvel' - Le souffle des mots

'I will never be able to do justice in words to all the emotions that flooded me when I read Three Little Piglettes. A wave of love and laughter, a melting heart. My readers, I tell you: this book is a nugget of gold.' - Mille vies en une

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“Trois petite cochons....”

Piglettes is about a group of girls in a provincial French town who find themselves the winners of a rather nasty little contest run by a boy at their school. They are voted as the winners of the ‘Pig Pageant’ – the... More

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“the most enjoyable novel you'll read this year”

Absolutely everything about Piglettes is a complete and utter delight - the joy just rolls off the pages, relentless and infectious.

Mireille, Astrid and Hakima have just won a school-wide facebook poll that names... More

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Marie Andrews

“Full of adventure, surprise and hope!”

Piglettes by Clementine Beauvais tells the story of 3 teenagers as they embark on a bike ride across France, as they become friends after being voted the ugliest girls in their school. This story is full of adventure,... More

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