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If you were a penguin

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Publisher:
Katherine Tegen Books,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 400L
Description

In this simple, rhyming picture book, the youngest readers will learn about penguins. This is the perfect read-aloud for teachers and parents to share with young children as they imagine what life as a penguin is like!

The short text by Florence Minor pairs perfectly with the gorgeous, detailed illustrations by acclaimed illustrator Wendell Minor. Fun facts about penguins are featured at the back of the book.

As Booklist said, "Whether it's the comical waddle, the formal appearance of their plumage, or their well-documented devotion to their young, penguins hold an unending appeal for young children." Their review called If You Were a Penguin "dazzling," "vibrant," and "breathtaking"!

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ISBN:
9780061130984
9780061130977
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 400L
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Last Grouping Update 2018-07-16 13:45:25PM
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subject_facet Penguins -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction, Stories in rhyme
title_display If you were a penguin
title_full If you were a penguin / Wendell and Florence Minor
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topic_facet Penguins, Stories in rhyme