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Kristin Van Aken - Vermont Childrens Books Author

This colorful and comical children's picture storybook is a collaboration by two talented Northeast Kingdom, Vermont, residents. Kristin Van Aken, the author, is a Postmaster who had real pigs under her Passumpsic,Vt. Post Office. Matthew Gauvin, the Illustrator, is a talented artist who has illustrated 12 books and created many paintings.


Together they have created a whimsical and twisted tale of three special pigs who, after sneaking into Postmaster Peachum's post office, are discovered and save the day after the town has experienced a catastrophic mud season event.


After the special pigs, named after historical postal service individuals, save the day they are celebrated by the grateful residents of the town.