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Each month we choose a favorite quote--something fun or something to make you think. See the archive for quotes from previous months.

Many photographs of the production were displayed outside the theater. Really, it was unbelievable! There were pigs in every picture. Leaping, swirling, bowing, juicy pigs. The wolf's heart was racing, his paws were trembling.

"Scrumptious! Scrumptious!" he exclaimed, dabbing drops of saliva from his lips.

           -- James Marshall, Swine Lake; illus. by Maurice Sendak (Di Capua/HarperCollins, 1999)


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