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And Tango makes three

Author: Justin Richardson; Peter Parnell; Henry Cole
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2005]
Series: Families All Matter.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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At New York City's Central Park Zoo, two male penguins fall in love and start a family by taking turns sitting on an abandoned egg until it hatches.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Fictional Work
Children's picture books
Children's nonfiction
Curriculum resource
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Justin Richardson; Peter Parnell; Henry Cole
ISBN: 0689878451 9780689878459 1415608180 9781415608180 9781481448840 1481448846
OCLC Number: 55518633
Awards: ASPCA Henry Bergh Children's Book Award, 2005; American Library Association Notable Children's Book, 2006; Gustavus Myer Outstanding Book Award, 2006 ; Nick Jr. Family Magazine Best Book of the Year, 2006; Bank Street Best Book of the Year, 2006.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2006.
Rainbow Book List Award, 2008.
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Series Title: Families All Matter.
Responsibility: by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell ; illustrated by Henry Cole.
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At New York City's Central Park Zoo, two male penguins fall in love and start a family by taking turns sitting on an abandoned egg until it hatches.  Read more...

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"A touching and delightful variation on a major theme."--Maurice Sendak "This wonderful story of devotion is heartwarming proof that Mother Nature knows best."--Harvey Fierstein "Charming! And Tango Read more...

 
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/525349#Topic\/family<\/a>> # Family<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Family<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/525349#Topic\/zoo_animals<\/a>> # Zoo animals<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Zoo animals<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/69807896<\/a>> # Henry Cole<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1955<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Cole<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Henry<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Henry Cole<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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