Spattering with toothpaste, messing about with food, wearing his clothes inside out, Gus makes a mess of everything. 'You are a real piggy,' his father says. Gus likes this and dresses up like a pig. At the children's farm he plays in the mud with the real pigs. His parents see how happy Gus is and decide to have one Piggies' Day a month. Then the three of them play in the mud together.
A dynamic picture book about a lively boy who wants to be free to enjoy himself from time to time.
Themes: getting dirty, family, playing, pig
Rights Sold: Korean, Chinees (Taiwan + mainland)