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The Resource Penguins, by Penelope Arlon and Tory Gordon-Harris

Penguins, by Penelope Arlon and Tory Gordon-Harris

Label
Penguins
Title
Penguins
Statement of responsibility
by Penelope Arlon and Tory Gordon-Harris
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introduction to penguins, looking at seventeen different kinds, exploring their unique behaviors, and presenting numerous photographs
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
598.47
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
AD 870
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QL696.S473
LC item number
A75 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Scholastic discover more
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Penguins, by Penelope Arlon and Tory Gordon-Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Note
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
Control code
ocn727710058
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780545330244
Other physical details
col. ill.. col. maps
Label
Penguins, by Penelope Arlon and Tory Gordon-Harris
Publication
Note
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
Control code
ocn727710058
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780545330244
Other physical details
col. ill.. col. maps

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