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Title:
Seven weeks on an iceberg : King and Queen Penguin
Author:
Potter, Keith R.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 1999.
Physical Description:
43 pages ; 25 cm
Summary:
Over the course of seven weeks, examines the activities of a group of penguins in Antarctica.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780811820684
Format :
Book

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Grand Island Library QL696.S473 P68 1999 Juvenile Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Summary

Follow their royal highnesses, Queen and King Penguin, on a tour of Antarctica. This normally regal couple really rough it as they learn how penguins keep warm, why they are black and white, and why they don't live somewhere warmer! Readers of all ages will find this fact-filled introduction to the coldest place on earth--and the animals who live there--super cool.


Author Notes

Keith R. Potter has worked as an illustrator, designer and art director. Recently, he was an affiliate artist-in-residence at the Marin Headlands Center for the Arts in California. These are his first books for children.

Jana Leo is an artist who has exhibited her film and photographic work in New York and Europe. Ms. Leo is currently studying architecture. These, too, are her first published books for children.


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