Jennie, a terrier, has it all — but leaves home after deciding there must be more to life. In a distant town, she learns that the Mother Goose Theatre needs a. Directed by Christopher Swann. With Cynthia Buchan, Deborah Rees, Andrew Gallacher, Neil Jenkins. Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life has ratings and reviews. Calista said: This is a darker Children’s book. The dog is not ha.

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She applies; the manager tells her she lacks experience. Her “There must be more to life than having everything!

Higglety Pigglety Pop! – or There Must be More to Life

It appears that Maurice Sendak had a terrier named Jennie which explains the terrier that stole the show in One Was Jonny. She’s not sure what that is, but sets out to get it.

I have an order pending from Amazon. The story is cute, but the art work is staggeringly good. It filled me with such a feeling of wonder, and I remembered that, but I couldn’t remember much else. Higglehy leaves home to discover what that is. I found this book at a used book store. Yet another is that it’s nearly impossible to understand the lyrics without turning on the subtitles which thankfully are present most of the time — comprehension is always a problem in opera, but it should have been possible to do better in a recording!


As much as I admire Sendak in general, babies with the faces of adult men are always going to creep me the hell out. I remembered a moon.

Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life

However, she certainly never dreamed of the type of experience she would, er, experience. And Old Mother Hubbard — Jennie is a dog! To view it, click here. There must be more to life than having everything! Nov 12, Anna Williamson rated it really liked it.

It is like a child needing to leave home and make their own life. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Edit Cast Cast overview: The strange saying made a lot of sense to the dog and she was contempt with her life again, going back home.

I liked this book because it read as an original fairy tale style book. pgglety

It’s about a dissatisfaction with the norm and with perfection, and the often futile quest to find “experience” and “something more. The wee ones will learn that we ppop also sacrifice every once in a while. As she meets all of these different characters, each one of them teaches her something different along the way. And being based around a nursery rhyme! Late Elementary and Middle school-aged children.

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Apr 18, Kate Sumner rated it liked it Shelves: Thanks much to Andria who finally solved the mystery! I’ve always loved this book! Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV pkgglety on your phone or tablet!

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The dog is not satisfied and she is seeking. Dec 23, Lynley rated it liked higgleyy Shelves: I couldn’t remember the title and though I had ransacked my parents’ bookshelves, it wasn’t one that had made the cut from childhood to empty nest.

They still are now. One of my favorite books from childhood–brought back many good memories reading it again.

Make me want to rush out and get a dog just like Jennie. This review is basically the same for both films. Her voice makes me feel like a child at a fireplace hearing a tale from his grandmother. Jan 25, Jennifer rated it really liked it. The illustration is particularly chilling. Jennie is based on Sendak’s own dog, Jennie, and the book was written as her highlety. Full Cast and Crew. Atomics for the Millions by Dr.

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