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The Engineering Tail
of the Fourth Little Pig
(picture book)

2022 NSTA Penny - An Engineering Tail of the fourth little pig

Penny isn't just the fourth little pig--she's an engineer. So when big bad Wolfgang destroys her brothers' homes, Penny comes to the rescue! But soon, Wolfgang threatens to destroy the homes again. This time, Penny draw up some new plans and use all her engineering know-how skills to save her brothers from his huffing and puffing, once and for all!


The True Story of the Three Little Pigs meets Rosie Revere, Engineer in this clever reimagining of The Three Little Pigs. This picture book introduces basic concepts of STEM and engineering including simple machines.


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"The dialogue brings this extended fairy tale to life and will easily entertain and interest young engineers. Marks’s colorful and eye-catching illustrations will have readers poring over the pages. VERDICT An excellent choice for ­elementary collections, and especially recommended for STEAM shelves.—School Library Journal

Penny loves engineering and goes bakc home to help her brothers rebuild their homes.
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