Mr Popper s Penguins

Author: Richard Atwater
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453219607
Release Date: 2011-06-14
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Mr. Popper and his family have penguins in the fridge and an ice rink in the basement in this hilarious Newbery Honor book that inspired the hit movie! How many penguins in the house is too many? Mr. Popper is a humble house painter living in Stillwater who dreams of faraway places like the South Pole. When an explorer responds to his letter by sending him a penguin named Captain Cook, Mr. Popper and his family’s lives change forever. Soon one penguin becomes twelve, and the Poppers must set out on their own adventure to preserve their home. First published in 1938, Mr. Popper’s Penguins is a classic tale that has enchanted young readers for generations. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Richard and Florence Atwater including rare photos from the authors’ estate.

Mr Popper s Penguins

Author: Richard Atwater
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453227862
Release Date: 2011-12-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Mr. Popper and his family have penguins in the fridge and an ice rink in the basement in this hilarious Newbery Honor book that inspired the hit movie! How many penguins in the house is too many? Mr. Popper is a humble house painter living in Stillwater who dreams of faraway places like the South Pole. When an explorer responds to his letter by sending him a penguin named Captain Cook, Mr. Popper and his family’s lives change forever. Soon one penguin becomes twelve, and the Poppers must set out on their own adventure to preserve their home. First published in 1938, Mr. Popper’s Penguins is a classic tale that has enchanted young readers for generations. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Richard and Florence Atwater including rare photos from the authors’ estate.

Mr Popper s Penguins

Author: Richard Atwater
Publisher: Yearling
ISBN: 044075934X
Release Date: 1986-07-15
Genre: Braille books

Relates how the unexpected delivery of a large crate containing a live penguin changes the life of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the polar region.

Mr Popper s Penguins

Author: Scholastic, Inc. Staff
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0590366459
Release Date: 1997-07-01
Genre: Education

Includes author biographies, chapter summaries, vocabulary builders, reproducibles, and cross-curricular activities for students of all learning styles for the Atwaters' story, "Mr. Popper's Penguins"

Mr Popper s Penguins

Author: Scholastic, Inc. Staff
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0590366459
Release Date: 1997-07-01
Genre: Education

Includes author biographies, chapter summaries, vocabulary builders, reproducibles, and cross-curricular activities for students of all learning styles for the Atwaters' story, "Mr. Popper's Penguins"

One Cool Friend

Author: Toni Buzzeo
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780698168022
Release Date: 2012-01-10
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

2013 Caldecott Honor Book. From New York Times bestselling author Toni Buzzeo and Caldecott Medal winning illustrator David Small, comes a cool tale about an unlikely friendship. On a spontaneous visit to the aquarium, straight-laced and proper Elliot discovers his dream pet: a penguin. When he asks his father if he may have one (please and thank you), his father says yes. Elliot should have realized that Dad was probably thinking of a toy penguin, not a real one… Clever illustrations and a wild surprise ending make this sly, silly tale a kid-pleaser from start to finish.

The Littles to the Rescue

Author: John Peterson
Publisher: Perfection Learning
ISBN: 0812429710
Release Date: 1993-03-01
Genre:

A family of tiny people experiences a crisis when a baby is born during a snowstorm.

Tornado

Author: Betsy Byars
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062265388
Release Date: 2016-03-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A tornado appears in the distance, and Pete, the farmhand, gathers everyone into the storm cellar. While they wait for the storm to pass,he tells the family about the dog dropped down by a tornado when Pete was a boy. Named Tornado, Pete′s pet was no ordinary dog -- he played card tricks, saved a turtle′s life, and had a rivalry with the family cat. By the time Pete tells all of Tornado′s lively stories, the storm has passed, and another family has been entertained by this very special dog.

Who s in My Family

Author: Robie H. Harris
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763636319
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Nellie and her little brother Gus discuss all kinds of families during a day at the zoo and dinner at home with their relatives afterwards.

Crenshaw

Author: Katherine Applegate
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
ISBN: 9781250080226
Release Date: 2015-09-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In her first novel since winning the Newbery Medal, Katherine Applegate delivers an unforgettable and magical story about family, friendship, and resilience. Jackson and his family have fallen on hard times. There's no more money for rent. And not much for food, either. His parents, his little sister, and their dog may have to live in their minivan. Again. Crenshaw is a cat. He's large, he's outspoken, and he's imaginary. He has come back into Jackson's life to help him. But is an imaginary friend enough to save this family from losing everything? Beloved author Katherine Applegate proves in unexpected ways that friends matter, whether real or imaginary. This title has Common Core connections.

If You Were a Penguin

Author: Florence Minor
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061130977
Release Date: 2008-12-23
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

If you were a penguin . . . You could swim really fast and toboggan on ice. Sing a happy duet, once or twice. You could live on land but dive under the sea. There's a lot penguins can do, just like you and me! Wendell and Florence Minor create a charming tribute to all the playful fun and activity that comes with being a penguin—which young readers can delight in too!