And Tango makes three

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And Tango Makes Three is the bestselling, heartwarming true story of two penguins who create a nontraditional family. At the penguin house at the Central Park Zoo, two penguins named Roy and Silo were a little bit different from the others. But their desire for a family was the same. And with the help of a kindly zookeeper, Roy and Silo get the chance to welcome a baby penguin of their very own. Selected as an ALA Notable Children's Book Nominee and a Lambda Literary Award Finalist, "this joyful story about the meaning of family is a must for any library" ( School Library Journal , starred review).
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Grouping Title and tango makes three
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auth_author2 Cole, Henry, 1955-, Harris, Neil Patrick, 1973-, Parnell, Peter,, Parnell, Peter.
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display_description At New York City's Central Park Zoo, two male penguins fall in love and start a family by taking turns sitting on an abandoned egg until it hatches. Based on a true story.
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subject_facet Familial behavior in animals -- Juvenile fiction, Familial behavior in animals. -- Fiction, Gays -- Juvenile fiction, Homosexuality -- Fiction, Penguins -- Fiction, Penguins -- Juvenile fiction, Zoo animals -- Juvenile fiction, Zoo animals. -- Fiction
title_display And Tango makes three
title_full And Tango Makes Three, And Tango makes three / by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell ; illustrated by Henry Cole
title_short And Tango makes three
topic_facet Familial behavior in animals, Gays, Homosexuality, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Penguins, Zoo animals