The Lonely Penguin Band 04/Blue by Petr Horacek

The Lonely Penguin Band 04/Blue

Written by Petr Horacek
Illustrated by
Part of the Collins Big Cat Series


The Lonely Penguin Band 04/Blue by Petr Horacek

Penguin is lonely - he can't find his friends. Follow him on his journey across Antarctica as he searches for them in this lovely story, written and illustrated by award-winning illustrated Petr Horacek. * Blue/Band 4 books offer longer, repeated patterns with sequential events and integrated literary and natural language. * Children can re-cap the stages of Penguin's journey on pages 14-15. * Text type: A story with a predictable structure and patterned language * Curriculum links: Citizenship: Taking part

About the Author

Petr Horacek

Petr Horacek’s bold and imaginative illustrations continue to captivate children and critics. His stories, often about loyalty and belonging, are told with an instinctive warmth and humour and are beautifully brought to life through his evocative use of colour and texture. He has won many awards around the world for classics such as Suzy Goose and A New House for Mouse and was shortlisted for the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal in 2012. He lives in Worcester.

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16 pages
Interest Age: From 4 to 7 years


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Publication date

1st September 2011



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