Nanny Piggins 8 books. The kids tell her that nannies tell them to tidy their rooms, take a bath, or to be quiet. Piggle-Wiggle or Mary Poppins. The mom is dead though maybe from the hints she didn’t actually die? To heck with that, say I. The only thing I didn’t like about the book was Boris the bear. One cheap dad who’s a cheap tax lawyer.

Dec 06, Cameron Devaughn rated it it was amazing. He works very hard helping rich people avoid paying their taxes, and finds no reason why he should spend any time with his children, let alone any money on them. This is all couched in a fine humor and perhaps a lesson or two about valuing childhood for what it is, and recognizing that sometimes cockroach races can be even more important than long division. It’s sort of reminiscent of Mary Poppins, in a way, although more comedic and silly, and unlike Mary Poppins, it’s probably not a book you would enjoy as much past middle school age. I was actually quite disappointed with this book and I could only recommend this book to a child in third grade or older, probably through sixth grade, and only then if I knew that they understood that they could not take anything in this book to heart and were well versed in sarcasm. Stealing the money for their scho I was very disappointed in this book, after hearing some very favorable reviews.

The woman was not a woman. I highly reccomend it. I would recommend reading this to students as a future educator.

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I was actually quite disappointed with this book Mr. It helps that she has little odd personal takes on things that no one else would be able to come up with. This was thoroughly enjoyable and hilarious! In these days of books so chock full of morals and didacticism, it feels good to encounter a book where the main ;iggins is unapologetically going against the conventional grown-up wisdom in a way kids would love.


Fortunately, Spratt does a good job at balancing Piggins’ quirks with elements that make her a fun companion to read about. Oct 09, Jenny Rose rated it liked it.

I read Nanny Piggins quite some years ago, and while I don’t remember exact plot details and character development and such, I do remember that it was a funny, fast-paced story perfect for readers around 3rd-5th grade. She was deeply shocked. Dan Santat Goodreads Author Illustrator. It was a humorous and fanatic adventure book of the life of a nanny pig.

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Sep 06, Emily Hilkemann rated it liked it. I quite enjoyed all of Nanny Piggins’ adventures with the Green children, and can hardly wait until the second book comes out so I can laugh long and loud again. Nanny P is not a good role model.

As another reviewer pointed out, each chapter is a story in its own right, making it perfect for reading aloud. The adventures they have are laugh-out-loud funny.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Nqnny. The father’s pggins cheap he’s almost, but not quite, a villainous parody and every other adult you meet is either insane or two-dimensional.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I think it would be better for the 7 and up crowd. Too many books for this age group have an underlying message of conformity that totally sucks all the joy and freedom out of them. It was an insult to cake to try and combine the two.

In my opinion, however, hanny is no character arc and is about pages too long. She’s a bad pig, and she’s incredible. With her insatiable urge to eat chocolate and feed chocolate to everyone she lovesher high-flying spirit, and her unending sense of fun, Nanny Piggins takes Derrick, Samantha, and Michael on a year of surprises, yummy treats, and adventures piggims never forget.

Nanny Piggins 8 books. This book is mostly about a pig, who is a nanny to the Green family. Pifgins all 5 comments. Dec 03, Heather rated it liked it. Nanny Piggins is not your ordinary nanny. The cover of this book appealed to me so I picked it up and I couldn’t believe how amazing this book was.


Jul 16, Betsy rated it really liked it. To avoid paying for an ad, Mr.

Spratt, and is extraordinary in nearly every way. The father figure is a neglectful idiot. No mean feat, all things considered. The pig is going to be inclined to continue pigvins do pig versions of things. Not just pies, but cakes, toast, cotton candy and chocolate. Lots of fun adventures and silliness ensues. Feb 22, Shazzer rated it really liked it Shelves: Sometimes you’ll like the cover of the book, though, and completely misinterpret what it’s about.

I came to this book reluctantly because I may be a bit of a literature snobbut a student begged me to read it aloud to the class and I have to say, I loved it!

A fabulously sassy and impeccably dressed pig as a matter of fact! The quote reads, ” The Adventures of Nanny Piggins is the most exciting saga about a flying pig nanny ever told. In brief, Nanny Piggins is a walking, talking pig who nannies in the most unconventional way.

Nanny Piggins considered this to be one of the most important life skills. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. She is astounded of the concept of school and perceives it to be a form of punishment.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. If you have an upper elementary kid looking for a fun, mindless read, go ahead.