Parmesan Pig

Introducing Parmesan Pig, a kind-hearted, supportive friend that readers will find delicious to meet. When Spaghetti Spider, Marshmallow Mouse, and Taco Turtle need help with HAPPY, Parmesan Pig sniffs out just the right flavor of support. Each friend is faced with a different situation where certain HAPPY ingredients are missing. Luckily, Parmesan Pig is someone they can trust, offering a new point of view. Sprinkling her savory advice, she provides understanding and hope, when her friends need it most. Written in rhyming verse and full of clever connections between the narrative and the characters’ names, readers will both enjoy and emotionally connect with the story of Parmesan Pig.

Meet Ben Barrowman

Ben Barrowman has a passion for creative rhythmic storytelling that helps children understand the importance of supporting one another. He enjoys summer vacations on Goose Rocks Beach in Maine with his wife Lauren, and two children, Connor and Jane. It was there with his family that the characters in this story were imagined.