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The emperor's egg

Author: Martin Jenkins; Jane Chapman
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2002, ©1999.
Series: Read and wonder.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st U.S. pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Describes the parental behavior of Emperor penguins, focusing on how the male keeps the egg warm until it hatches and how the parents care for the chick after it is born.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Jenkins; Jane Chapman
ISBN: 0763618713 9780763618711
OCLC Number: 50725782
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K–12 Award, 2000
Description: 29 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Read and wonder.
Responsibility: Martin Jenkins ; illustrated by Jane Chapman.

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Describes the parental behavior of Emperor penguins, focusing on how the male keeps the egg warm until it hatches and how the parents care for the chick after it is born.

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