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De Roy, Tui.

Summary: Penguins are, perhaps, the most loved of birds. We've been fascinated by them for just about as long as we've known they existed. When penguins are on land, their actions appear to us so humorous and expressive that we can be excused for thinking we understand them perfectly, identifying with what looks like moods and foibles similar to our own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2014

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 598 DeRoy

Anderson, Laura Ellen

Summary: Evil Emperor Penguin lives in Antarctica and plots to take over the world with his two minions: a polite and thoughtful purple octopus and an abominable snowman who loves nothing more than a hug.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: David Fickling Books, Scholastic Inc. 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 AND

Summary: Eight stories of King Julien and his antics at the Central Park Zoo.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DreamWorks Home Entertainment 2010

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Penguins 2010

Maynor, Megan

Summary: When Ella and Penguin discover they do not both enjoy the same things, they are upset because they think friends have to match each other perfectly.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MAY

Sonneborn, Scott

Summary: It is the day after Christmas and Christmastown highway is jammed with elves coming back to the North Pole after their day off, so when one of the sleighs falls through a crack in the highway ice, one of the South Police, who are penguins, comes to the rescue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE SON

Tourville, Amanda Doering

Summary: Penguin graphics help children learn to count by twos, and to learn new vocabulary as well.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Magic Wagon 2009

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1 available in JE Concept Crates, Call number: JE TOU

Summary: Skipper and his penguin pals have their hands full solving a whole bunch of problems, including a pigeon's planned attack on the visiting zoo commissioner, sightings of a flying orca, combating a poison dart frog, and the unstoppable growth of a green blob called Jiggles.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DreamWorks Home Entertainment 2010

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Penguins 2010

Switzer, Merebeth.

Summary: Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and habitats of penguins and elephants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1988

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1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 591

Killen, Nicola

Summary: Penguin best friends Fluff and Billy swim, splash, and slide together in the wintry weather until a conflict arises that challenges their friendship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Children's Books 2014

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Patterson, James

Summary: "Penguins--our lovable, cute, flightless friends who are constantly dressed for a formal occasion--have always fascinated humans. As we shuffle through life one day at a time, it's easy to take things far too seriously, but when we see penguins taking a walk in our shoes it's impossible not to recognize how silly we can actually be. Featuring humorous illustrations with captions that show...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 818 PAT

Budge, Donald

Summary: When he wonders about the exact location of his butt, Morty travels around the world asking other animals to help him find the answer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Children's Books 2016

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Terp, Gail

Summary: Diagrams, graphs, and other infographics give readers visual literacy practice while also digging into the penguins' appearances, daily lives, and homes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Rabbit Books 2017

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE TER

Guiberson, Brenda Z.

Summary: This colorfully illustrated book shows how a penguin in Antarctica grows from an egg that has been laid by his mother, the emperor, and cared for by his father, into adulthood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt & Co. 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Guiberson

Kelly, Sophia.

Summary: Erik feels he does not fit in with the other penguins in Emperor Land and decides to travel to Adelie Land.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Price Stern Sloan 2011

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN KEL

Guion, Melissa

Summary: A mother penguin stays very busy taking care of her many babies and teaching them important lessons about such things as sliding, waddling, preening--and love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) 2015

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1 available in Board Books, Call number: JE BOARD GUI

Hancocks, Helen

Summary: Three hungry cats steal a penguin, and then see the penguin escape.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE HAN

Richardson, Justin

Summary: 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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Richardson

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE RIC

Schindel, John.

Summary: Young children can see busy penguins sliding, diving, drooping, and sharing. On board pages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tricycle Press 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD SCH

Sewell, Matt

Summary: In this beautiful and highly giftable art book, artist and ornithologist Matt Sewell captures 50 species of the world's most beloved bird--penguins--and other sea bird favorites like puffins and albatrosses. Using pop-art watercolors and accompanied by whimsical profiles of each species, Sewell expresses the individual characters of sea birds as never before. From the Little Penguin, who is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ten Speed Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 598 SEW

Ziefert, Harriet.

Summary: On Christmas Eve, Papa Penguin tries to hang stockings for himself, Mama, Baby, and Little Penguin, but Little Penguin's red stocking is behaving very strangely.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE ZIE

Summary: The lion who thought he was people; A documentary chronicling the life of Christian, an affectionate lion cub born in a London zoo and raised by two young Australians. Unable to keep Christian as a pet, they contact the stars of "Born free" and real-life wildlife expert George Adamson, who helps them introduce Christian to his native habitat in Kenya.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Screen Media Films 2012

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Family 2012

Summary: Those hilarious and mischievous Penguins from the year's #1 family comedy, Madagascar, take center stage in an all-new whacked-out holiday adventure, A Christmas caper. Young Private ventures out of the zoo on a solo mission but runs into yuletide trouble when he's mistaken for a Christmas toy. Join Skipper, Kowalski and Rico as they set off in the Big Apple to rescue their little AWOL buddy in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Dreamworks Animation 2005

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Penguins 2005

Antony, Steve

Summary: Mr. Panda is making something, and all of his animal friends are interested--but only Penguin is willing to wait to see what it is.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

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Aspinall, Sarah

Summary: Six little penguins named after flowers and plants decide to paint a beautiful picture on the ice for their mother--and end up with paint all over themselves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Blue Sky Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

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