Piggy Press Books

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Piggy Press Books, with its motto WE LOVE TO READ!, opened its doors to publishing multilingual children's books in July, 2001, in celebration of Panama's First International Book Fair, an event which marked a positive change in this tiny cosmopolitan republic.

Our mission is to provide multilingual and multicultural books for children and youth to help them learn about and appreciate the world around them through reading.

To date, Piggy Press has published books and audio stories in the following languages: Spanish, English, Mandarin, French, Kuna., Swedish and soon in Russian and Portuguese!

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El enigma de las esferas * The Enigma of the Spheres
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Series: El Valle de Antón * The Anton Valley, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,700. Language: Spanish. Published: July 24, 2013 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
El enigma de las esferas es una novela pletórica de acciones mágicas y dilemas enmarcados en una tierra naciente, donde han de enfrentarse las fuerzas fundamentales que sustentan el mundo. (Bilingüe) The Enigma of the Spheres is a novel brimming with magical actions and dilemmas framed in an emerging land, where the fundamental forces that underpin the world must confront one another. (Bilingual)
El Corazón de la Reina * The Queen's Heart
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Series: El Bosque Encantado * The Enchanted Forest, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: Spanish. Published: June 14, 2013 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
El rubí más grande del mundo, el Corazón de la Reina, ha desaparecido del Museo de Animalandia. La tercera novela en la trilogía de Animalandia. Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés. The Queen’s Heart, the biggest ruby in the world, has disappeared from the Animaland Museum. The third novel in the Animaland Trilogy. Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English.
The Mahogany Tree * El árbol de caoba
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,070. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2013 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Follow the mahogany tree in its struggle for survival and purpose in nature - from seedling to majestic grandeur and then to a life of service to man and his adventures on the open seas. Its beauty captured not only in Al Sprague’s and Dagny Sprague’s words, but through Al’s exquisite pen and ink drawings. Bilingual juvenile novel - English and Spanish. International Book Awards Finalist.
Los cuentos de Elidia Wong Miranda
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Price: Free! Words: 28,000. Language: Spanish. Published: April 13, 2013 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Disfruta de los cuentos cortos de Elidia Wong Miranda, ícono de la literatura infantil panameña. Contiene 29 cuentos infantiles ilustrados en español.
Convicted at Six
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A brief memoir of growing up as a middle child in south Louisiana during the 1950s.
Una flor entre las grietas * A Flower Between the Cracks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: Spanish. Published: June 18, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
13 cuentos bilingües en español e inglés que tienen a niños sensibles e imaginativos como protagonistas. Aprobado por el Ministerio de Educación de Panamá como texto complementario en el salon de clases. 13 bilingual stories in Spanish and English that have sensitive and imaginative children as protagonists. Approved by Panama's Ministry of Education as a complementary text in the classroom.
La tierra de los sueños * The Land of Dreams
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,830. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Un compendio de nueve cuentos bilingües infantiles en español e inglés donde el lector puede contemplar y visitar lugares imaginarios sin salir de su casa. Incluye temas para reflexionar. A collection of nine bilingual children's stories in Spanish and English where the reader can contemplate and visit imaginary places without leaving home. Includes ideas to think about.
Selva Feliz * Happy Jungle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: Spanish. Published: June 11, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Conoce a Coquín, Pachín y Tavín, los tres ratoncitos perezosos. Viven en Selva Feliz donde todos los animales son buenos y se aman los unos a los otros. Cuentos bilingües infantiles en español e inglés. Meet Coquin, Pachin and Tavin, the three lazy little mice. They live in Happy Jungle where all the animals are good and love one another. Bilingual children's stories in Spanish and English.
El camino de Pecas * Freckles' Path
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,310. Language: Spanish. Published: May 30, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Pecas, una garza silvestre, descubre un zoológico donde los tigres enjaulados sueñan con la libertad, pero no se atreven escapar. ¿Podrá Pecas ayudarlos? Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés. Freckles, a wild heron, discovers a zoo where caged tigers dream about freedom, but they don’t dare try to escape. Can Freckles help them? Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English.
Las aventuras de Gato-gato * The Adventures of Gato-gato
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: Spanish. Published: May 21, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
¡Conoce a Gato-gato, diplomático extraordinario! ¡Es un gato con un propósito y casi nada ni nadie lo detendrá! Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés, con temas para reflexionar. Meet Gato-gato, diplomat extraordinaire! He's a cat with a mission, and almost nothing can stop him! Bilingual novel in Spanish and English, with ideas to think about.
El Jardín Interior * The Inner Garden
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Series: El Valle de Antón * The Anton Valley, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,160. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Sólo una niña dotada de un aura especial puede salvar al Bosque Escondido de sus enemigos. ¿Quién será? Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés - la tercera novela de la trilogía del Valle de Antón. Only a girl with a special gift can save The Hidden Forest from its enemies. Who will it be? Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English - the third novel in the Anton Valley trilogy.
El Bosque Escondido * The Hidden Forest
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Series: El Valle de Antón * The Anton Valley, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,400. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
El Bosque Escondido es un lugar lleno de magia donde el bien lucha contra el mal y la gente se preocupa por salvar el bosque, que desaparece ante la indiferencia del hombre. Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés. The Hidden Forest, a magical place where good battles against evil, and the people join together to save the forest. Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English.
La Patrulla del Castillo Volador * The Flying Castle Patrol
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Series: El Bosque Encantado * The Enchanted Forest, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,090. Language: Spanish. Published: May 11, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
¡Únete a la Patrulla del Castillo Volador! ¡Disfruta junto al rey Aldo y su familia esta nueva y fantástica aventura! ¡Te encantará! Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés. Join the Flying Castle Patrol! Follow King Aldo and his family on this new and fantastic adventure! It’s a journey you won’t forget! Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English.
El Valle Prohibido * The Forbidden Valley
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Series: El Valle de Antón * The Anton Valley, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: Spanish. Published: May 4, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Desentraña los misterios de El Valle Prohibido junto a la bruja Casilda y sus amigos. Primera parte de la trilogía del Valle de Antón. Texto bilingüe en español e inglés. Unveil the mysteries of The Forbidden Valley together with Casilda the Sorceress and her friends. First part of the Anton Valley trilogy. Bilingual text in Spanish and English.
Aldo el joven rey * Aldo The Young King
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Series: El Bosque Encantado * The Enchanted Forest, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: Spanish. Published: April 27, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Los leones reinan en el Bosque Encantado y los demás animales tienen que ingeniarse para sobrevivir. Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés. The lions rule the Enchanted Forest, and the rest of the animals must use their wits to survive. Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English.
Revolución en el recreo * Recess Revolution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: Spanish. Published: April 14, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Changing schools is not so pleasant for Eric when he meets up with Hank ‘the Tank’ Granger. Find out how Eric and his friends solve their problem. Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English, with Ideas to Think About. Approved by Panama's Ministry of Education.
Lost in Cognito
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,230. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Undaunted by the skimpy information given for his latest case, Jake Brown, private investigator, finds himself in Cognito, a grid of connecting streets and avenues, a place designed for the lost and the transitory.


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