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Theirs was a long and happy marriage. From the success of The Sheep-Pig, Dick went on to win many other awards, including children's author of the year in the British Book awards and the children's book of the year in No, I shan't fly if I can help it. His mother felt she was protecting him from himself by not telling him that, being a cat, he had nine lives. To ask other readers questions about The Nine Lives of Aristotle , please sign up. Dick once had a discussion with Princess Anne about the relative intelligence of dogs and pigs.
Or is Smasher in the doghouse…for good? Grenadier Guards, ; became lieutenant; mentioned in dispatches. So, throughout the year, he tries all sorts of funny schemes to get rid of them, until the day he meets Penny, a beautiful young pig who might have a soft spot for him I love this little book. I have two daughters, one son, eleven grandchildren and a twelfth on the way , and a great-granddaughter of 3. Drawing on the vast wealth of material, from fiction, poetry and fact, Dick King-Smith, best known as the author of The Sheep Pig, has chosen a t