[PDF/EBOOK] Mogo the Third Warthog AUTHOR Donna Jo Napoli


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Mogo the Third Warthog

Life not just based on survival but one that relishes in the joy of friendship and love Donna Jo Napoli a master at retelling fables and fairy tales spins a fascinating adventure from the story of The Three Little Pigs while Lita Judge's black and white illustrations bring the unforgettable cast of characters to li. Mogo is the youngest of three brothers who all live comfortably with their mother but when the mother announces that she is going to have another liter it was time for the older warthogs to move Mogo had grown uite used to the safety of living on familiar ground and finds the move to become independent scary Forced to find shelter food and fight off predators Mogo is separated from his brothers and strikes out on his own His only friend is a baboon and his main enemy is a wild dog named MonsterGood coming of age tale about seeking independence relying on personal strength and facing challenges head on Great anecdotal stories about life in a Savannah slips in a little educational slant as well 3 12 stars

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Mogo may be the runt of the litter but he's determined to make it in the tough African savanna When he and his two brothers are cast out of their burrow in order to make space for a new litter it's time for each of them to venture out and build a new home and a new life But the savanna is full of dangerous predators. Loved this book learned so much science along with following the journey of this little warthog as he learns how to make it on his own after a rude awakening from his momma as she kicks him out of the best so to speak

Donna Jo Napoli ↠ 5 Summary

And Mogo's bossy and lazy older brothers may not have what it takes to survive On his own Mogo must learn to battle not just lions cheetahs and wild dogs but also fear and loneliness Luckily the friendship of a young baboon who has also been cast out of his own community helps Mogo find what he's been looking for a. A cute story about a smart young warthog I loved reading about the interactions between Mogo and the other animals A fun read as well as a possible good read aloud

  • Hardcover
  • 208
  • Mogo the Third Warthog
  • Donna Jo Napoli
  • English
  • 24 January 2019
  • 9781423108160

About the Author: Donna Jo Napoli

Donna Jo Napoli is both a linguist and a writer of children's and YA fiction She loves to garden and bake bread and even dreams of moving to the woods and becoming a naturalist At various times her house and yard have been filled with dogs cats birds and rabbits For thirteen years she had a cat named Taxi and liked to go outside and call Taxi to make the neighbors wonder But dear dear



10 thoughts on “Mogo the Third Warthog

  1. says:

    Booktalk This is a heartwarming coming of age story about…warthogs Mogo and his two brothers are their mother’s oldest pi

  2. says:

    Could be a bit sad but Napoli deals with this loosely based Three Little Pigs story as the circle of life the way nature works survival story I love the way she chose to use the African savannah as the setting and a warthog and wild dog were

  3. says:

    Loved this book learned so much science along with following the journey of this little warthog as he learns how to make it on his own after a rude awakening from his momma as she kicks him out of the best so to speak

  4. says:

    Mogo's story filled with adventure natural wonders and mayhem is both original and exciting and a great way for middle grade readers to escape into the wilderness in print

  5. says:

    A cute story about a smart young warthog I loved reading about the interactions between Mogo and the other animals A fun read as well as a possible good read aloud

  6. says:

    I really liked this book It is very uniue and interesting It is the perfect length and I was engaged the whole time I really liked the plot and the writing

  7. says:

    Mogo is the youngest of three brothers who all live comfortably with their mother but when the mother announces that she is going to have another liter it was time for the older warthogs to move Mogo had grown uite used to the safety

  8. says:

    This is the December selection for the Mayor's Book Club here in town I've been reading it aloud to the boysThe story of Mogo the War

  9. says:

    The Three Little Pigs on the African savanna Napoli truly is a master at retelling and reshaping classic tales into modern stories Similar to what she did in 'Ugly' she first sets the scene of Mogo's family and what thoughts are normal for a warthog on the savanna then of the struggles as he learns to live on his own based on the fa

  10. says:

    While this book is somewhat disjointed and not as flawlessly written as others by this writer I think kids will enjoy it because it gives a d

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