A Mother's Journey

Markle, Sandra (Book - 2005)
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A Mother's Journey

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Acclaimed nonfiction author Sandra Markle presents the daring story of a mother emperor penguin's struggle to reach the sea, find food, avoid predators, and make her way back to her mate and their newborn chick before they starve. Alan Marks' luminous illustrations highlight the harsh conditions and stunning landscapes of Antarctica.
Authors: Markle, Sandra
Title: A mother's journey
Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, 2005
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,29 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Alan Marks
Additional Contributors: Marks, Alan 1957-
ISBN: 1570916225
Branch Call Number: j 598.47 M346m 2005
Subject Headings: Parental behavior in animals Juvenile literature Emperor penguin Food Juvenile literature Emperor penguin Behavior Juvenile literature Emperor penguin Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Parental behavior in animals
Emperor penguin
Emperor penguin
Emperor penguin
LCCN: 2004018954
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Describes the long, dangerous journey of a female emperor penguin to bring food back for her newborn chick.

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