Written by Newsstand Publishing Services
Illustrator Stef de Reuver
Published 1996
Publisher World International Limited
Series World of Activity books
ISBN 0749827475

Kermit's Big Surprise! is a Muppets Tonight storybook available in the United Kingdom.

Miss Piggy's idol, the magnetic "Mel Ibson", is a guest on Muppets Tonight. Kermit tries to keep his guest appearance a surprise for Piggy, but then Mel doesn't show up at the airport...


  • The name of Piggy's idol, Mel Ibson, is a reference to actor Mel Gibson, although the character is a pop singer rather than a dramatic actor.

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