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Penguin problems

Author: Jory John; Lane Smith
Publisher: London Walker Books, 2017. ©2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Preschool : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Have you ever considered running away to Antarctica? Of course you have, because it's a land free of worries and responsibilities. Think again, my friend. This penguin has come to tell you that his life down there is no picnic. For starters, it is FREEZING. Also, penguins have loads of natural predators. Plus, can you imagine trying to find your mum in a big crowd of identical penguins?
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Early Years
Picture Books
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Preschool
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jory John; Lane Smith
ISBN: 9781406379150 1406379158
OCLC Number: 1008932478
Awards: CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal, Longlist
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: by Jory John ; illustrated by Lane Smith.

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Have you ever considered running away to Antarctica? Of course you have, because it's a land free of worries and responsibilities. Think again, my friend. This penguin has come to tell you that his life down there is no picnic. For starters, it is FREEZING. Also, penguins have loads of natural predators. Plus, can you imagine trying to find your mum in a big crowd of identical penguins?

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"Quirky and funny, and with a memorable message, this picture book is amusingly different." * Carousel * A small philosophy manual for readers of all ages is provided by the wonderfully original Read more...

 
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