Little Dee and the Penguin by Christopher (Newcastle University) Baldwin
  

Little Dee and the Penguin

Written by Christopher (Newcastle University) Baldwin
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Little Dee and the Penguin by Christopher (Newcastle University) Baldwin

After her park ranger father dies, Little Dee is swept off on an adventure with a group of animals as they try to protect their penguin friend from being eaten by a pair of hungry polar bears.

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Praise for Little Dee and the Penguin * A fun-filled, zany story with a serious message about belonging . . . Those who love travel, adventure, learning about animals in remote parts of the world, and comics will enjoy this laugh-out-loud graphic novel. Baldwin's full-color illustrations appeal to all of the senses and keep the story moving--through travel by plane, raft, boat, and on foot, ahead of a pair of hungry polar bears all the way. A must-read for all would-be adventurers. --Kirkus Reviews, starred review * This book is a winner. --School Library Journal, starred review Young readers will delight in the cartoonish full-color illustrations and round-the-world, fast-paced adventures while taking comfort in the final lesson--you need just love to make a family. --Booklist Readers will enjoy the rollicking adventure. --BCCB Praise for Little Dee and the Penguin * A fun-filled, zany story with a serious message about belonging . . . Those who love travel, adventure, learning about animals in remote parts of the world, and comics will enjoy this laugh-out-loud graphic novel. Baldwin's full-color illustrations appeal to all of the senses and keep the story moving through travel by plane, raft, boat, and on foot, ahead of a pair of hungry polar bears all the way. A must-read for all would-be adventurers.

School Library Journal, starred review Young readers will delight in the cartoonish full-color illustrations and round-the-world, fast-paced adventures while taking comfort in the final lesson you need just love to make a family. Booklist

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About the Author

Christopher Baldwin was born in Greenfield, MA, and started drawing comic strips around age 5, comic books around age 12, and webcomics in 1996. He's a regular contributor to Mad magazine, as well as an illustrator for educational children's books and newspaper serials. He also paints and cooks a mean pan of penuche fudge.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback

Author

Christopher (Newcastle University) Baldwin
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Publisher

Dial Books for Young Readers,US an imprint of Penguin Putnam Inc

Publication date

5th April 2016

ISBN

9780803741089


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