Who Counts the Penguins? Working in Antarctica by Mary Meinking

Who Counts the Penguins? Working in Antarctica

Written by Mary Meinking
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Part of the Read Me!: Wild Work Series


Who Counts the Penguins? Working in Antarctica by Mary Meinking

If you're a cold-weather lover who likes a challenge, then read this book to find out what a job in Antarctica could hold for you. From doing research as a glaciologist to driving an icebreaker ship, there are many fascinating jobs that you can learn about.

About the Author

Mary Meinking grew up in Iowa and went on to graduate from the University of Kansas, where she met her husband-to-be, Scott. They married and had two children, Brittany and Benjamin. She works as a graphic designer during the day but writes for children at night. Her non-fiction articles were published in a dozen different children's magazines. Mary's written over two dozen nonfiction books about arts and crafts, extreme jobs, animals, pop stars and history. When not working, writing or hanging out with her family, Mary enjoys doing arts and crafts, baking, gardening and traveling. To learn more about Mary visit her web site: www.MaryMeinking.com

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32 pages


Mary Meinking
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Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

1st July 2011



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