Ace: The Very Important Pig

Meet Ace, Babe the sheep-pig’s grandson, who is destined for great things too.

Farmer Tubbs just can’t bring himself to send Ace to market with the other piglets. Is it because of his curious marking, or is it because Ace seems to understand every word the old farmer says?

This appealing story is is read by noted voice actor Nigel Lambert. Listen to a sample below:

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