Publisher: Kastaniotis Editions
Illustr.: Lila Kalogeri
Pages: 32, hardcover
Year of Publication: 2021
USA, 1998: Loulou wasn’t very pretty, but her owners adored her. She reciprocated that love when her owner fell ill. Loulou ran outside to get help from the passing cars. This is the touching story of a piglet who famously saved her owner while showing her true beauty to the world.
The series “Unexpected Friends” is aimed at preschool and early-grade school children. The stories are based on actual feats of heroism, faith and devotion on the part of animals. Each book contains an addendum describing events as they happened, as well as basic knowledge with regard to each story.