Woof! Alice's new pet budgie doesn't speak. It barks! Dad says it has to go, but what do you do with a barking budgie?Oink! When greedy Albert pinches a Mars bar, his grandmother warns him of the curse of the were-pig. Will he grow a curly tale when the sun comes out?Ribbit! The croaking frog in the garden is driving Looby loopy! Grandad wonders if it's an enchanted prince, but Looby doesn't believe in fairy tales any more. Maybe she should just give that frog a tiny kiss...Three lively, funny stories from Smarties Prize-winning author Paul Stewart...Stewart, Paul is the author of 'Dogbird And Other Mixed-up Tales ', published 2006 under ISBN 9780552553513 and ISBN 0552553514.