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Series: Toot & Puddle


LET IT SNOW by Holly Hobbie
Released: Oct. 1, 2007

Popular pigs Toot and Puddle celebrate Christmas together in Woodcock Pocket, the second Christmas story in Hobbie's enduring series. Read full book review >

THE ONE AND ONLY by Holly Hobbie
Released: Sept. 1, 2006

In Hobbie's latest offering in the series, readers revisit a familiar, beloved character, Opal, as she adjusts to the obsessive presence of a new girl in school. Read full book review >

WISH YOU WERE HERE by Holly Hobbie
Released: Sept. 1, 2005

Toot is bitten by more than the travel bug in this addition to the series. Read full book review >

THE NEW FRIEND by Holly Hobbie
Released: July 1, 2004

A marvelous addition to the Toot & Puddle series. Read full book review >

TOP OF THE WORLD by Holly Hobbie
Released: Sept. 1, 2002

Every new Toot & Puddle adventure is an eagerly awaited event, and while this one arrives on many levels, it takes a wrong turn somewhere and leaves someone at the station. Read full book review >

PUDDLE'S ABC by Holly Hobbie
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

Hobbie's porkers in play clothes return for a fourth episode, just as winning as the previous three. Read full book review >

YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE by Holly Hobbie
Released: Sept. 1, 1999

Hobbie (Toot & Puddle, 1997, etc.) brings back her winsome swine for a sympathetic look at the blues. Read full book review >

A PRESENT FOR TOOT by Holly Hobbie
Released: Oct. 1, 1998

Hobbie's porcine characters (Toot and Puddle, 1997) are back in a sweet but disjointed effort. Read full book review >

TOOT & PUDDLE by Holly Hobbie
Released: Oct. 1, 1997

The activities of a homebody and an enthusiastic world traveler are contrasted in illustrations brimming with humor. Two anthropomorphic pigs live in the country setting of Woodcock Pocket. Read full book review >