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Penguins

Arlon, Penelope (Book - 2012 )
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Scholastic Discover More is a revolutionary new nonfiction line pairing stunning print books with corresponding interactive digital books that extend the learning online. PENGUINS unlocks a free 48-page digital companion book, AMAZING ANTARCTICA, offering even more information, photos, and videos! Small in size but big in personality, stars of movies, TV, and games, penguins are loved by kids everywhere. This book reveals their real lives, far beyond our wildest imagination! Meet every one of the 17 different kinds of penguin; discover how they eat, sleep, talk, walk, and swim, and of course, the wonderful stories of how they look after their eggs and chicks. Big and beautiful Antarctic images, especially shot for this book, are combined with up-to-the-minute information from penguin experts, and dramatic modern graphics to entice confident and reluctant readers alike.
Authors: Arlon, Penelope
Title: Penguins
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 80 p. :,col. ill. ;,26 cm
Statement of Responsibility: by Penelope Arlon and Tory Gordon-Harris
Notes: Includes index
Contents: What is a penguin?
More penguins
Even more penguins
Penguin homes
Penguins on land
Penguins in the sea
Leaping and diving
Penguin feathers
The iceberg café
Danger!
Galápagos penguins
Humboldt penguins
Magellanic penguins
The giant penguin
Royal penguins
Erect-crested penguins
Rockhopper penguins
Fiordland penguins
Snares penguins
Macaronis penguins
African penguins
Oil spill!
Yellow-eyed penguins
Fairy penguins
The colony
Nesting
Penguin eggs
Growing chicks
Gentoo penguins
Chinstrap penguins
Adélie penguins
Riding the ice
King penguins
The emperors' journey
From emperor egg to chick
All grown up
Interview with a photographer
A winning photo
Protecting penguins
Additional Contributors: Gordon-Harris, Tory
ISBN: 9780545330244
0545330246
Branch Call Number: j 598.47 A725p 2012 Beginning Facts
Subject Headings: Penguins Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Penguins
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Meet every one of the 17 different kinds of penguin; discover how they eat, sleep, talk, walk, and swim, and of course, the wonderful stories of how they look after their eggs and chicks.


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Mar 09, 2013
  • quinnandmama rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Penguins are awesome! Isn't the emperor penguin chick on the cover picture to the above left adorable?

Turns out penguins are actually black-n-white birds!

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