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365 penguins

365 penguins

Fromental, Jean-Luc, author; Jolivet, Joëlle, artist

A family finds a penguin mysteriously delivered to their door every day for a year. At first they're cute, but with every passing day, the penguins pile up - along with the family's problems. Feeding, cleaning and housing the penguins becomes a monumental task. They're noisy and smelly, and they always hog the bathroom! And who on earth is sending these kwaking critters? Bright, striking illustrations with lots of opportunity for counting, '365 Penguins' has become a perennial wintertime favourite

Hardback, Book. English. Picture Books. Early Years. Children's stories.
New edition.
Published New York: Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Jean-Luc Fromental ; illustrated by Joëlle Jolivet
ISBN: 1419729179, 9781419729171
Intended audience: Preschool.
Note: Translated from the French.
Physical Description: 48 pages : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 33 cm
Subject: Penguins Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.; Counting Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.
Uniform Title: 365 pingouin. English
Alternative Title: Three hundred and sixty five penguins; Three hundred sixty five penguins

Author note

In addition to writing for film, television, and newspapers, Jean-Luc Fromental is the author of about thirty books, including novels, travelogues, children’s books, and comics.
Joëlle Jolivet is an internationally acclaimed illustrator. Publishers Weekly has called her
books “vibrant . . . dazzling,” and School Library Journal said they “are aesthetically impressive as they are informative.”