Welcome: The Pigman
Description: Paul Zindel first published this adolescent novel in 1968. The story revolves around the friendship of John and Lorraine with a lonely old man, Mr. Pignati. By the end of the novel, the kids learn the value and cost of friendship.
Grade Level: 6-8
Curriculum: English / Language Arts
Keywords: friendship,adolescent literature, monologue project
Author(s): Lenore Gooden