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Happy Book Birthday To PIGLETTE’S PERFECT SURPRISE by Katelyn Aronson!

Everyone’s favorite piglet is back! PIGLETTE’S PERFECT SURPRISE, an adorable sequel by Katelyn Aronson, released today with Viking. It’s already garnering good reviews!



Katelyn Aronson and #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Eva Byrne return with the sequel to Piglette, which Booklist praised: “Hand this crowd-pleaser to fans of Ian Falconer’s Olivia and Jane O’Connor’s Fancy Nancy.

Piglette returns to Paris in search of the perfect present for Madame Paradee. When Piglette comes across a posh patisserie, she decides she will make the most extravagant cake the public has ever seen. But despite all her practice, her cake does not turn out as planned, and Piglette learns that sometimes perfection can be found in the simplest pleasures.



“Ideal for those learning that efforts matter more than outcomes.” –Kirkus


Katelyn Aronson worked as a children’s bookseller in California until she was called abroad to Europe. Today, she has found her own kind of perfection, teaching in Switzerland and living in France. Along with PIGLETTE and PIGLETTE’S PERFECT SURPRISE, she has several picture books forthcoming from Viking, Page Street Kids, and Candlewick!


Get your copy from these retailers or your local indie: Penguin Random House, Barnes and NobleIndieBound, Target.

You can also go to Katelyn’s website for more information on her and her books. Visit her on Twitter and Instagram too!