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Mr. Popper's penguins

Author: Richard Atwater; Florence Atwater; Robert Lawson
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Co., [1988], ©1938.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The unexpected delivery of a large crate containing an Antarctic penguin changes the life and fortunes of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the Polar regions.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Atwater; Florence Atwater; Robert Lawson
ISBN: 0316058424 9780316058421 0316058432 9780316058438
OCLC Number: 17265673
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown and Co., 1938.
Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 1939.
Target Audience: 910
Description: 138 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. Stillwater --
2. The voice in the air --
3. Out of the Antarctic --
4. Captain Cook --
5. Troubles with a penguin --
6. More troubles --
7. Captain Cook builds a nest --
8. Penguin's promenade --
9. In the barber shop --
10. Shadows --
11. Greta --
12. More mouths to feed --
13. Money worries --
14. Mr. Greenbaum --
15. Popper's Performing Penguins --
16. On the road --
17. Fame --
18. April winds --
19. Admiral Drake --
20. Farewell, Mr. Popper.
Responsibility: by Richard and Florence Atwater ; illustrated by Robert Lawson.
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The unexpected delivery of a large crate containing an Antarctic penguin changes the life and fortunes of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the Polar regions.

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