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Mr. Popper's Penguins

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 4,076 Ratings and 514 Reviews

Book Description
More than 60 years have not dated this wonderfully absurd tale--it still makes kids (and parents) laugh out loud. Poor Mr. Popper isn't exactly unhappy; he just wishes he had seen something of the world before meeting Mrs. Popper and settling down. Most of all, he wishes he had seen the Poles, and spends his spare time between house-painting jobs reading all about polar explorations. Admiral Drak... More
Book Information
PublisherScholastic, Inc.
BindingPaperback (69 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages139
Publication Date/1966
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About Florence Atwater (Author) : Florence Atwater is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Florence Atwater include Mr. Popper's Penguins (Newbery Award Series/Cassette), Mr. Popper's Penguins/a Pop... more
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About Richard Atwater (Author) : Richard Atwater is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Richard Atwater include Pinguinos de Mr. Popper, Los, Los Pinguinos de Mr. Popper, Pinguinos Del Senor Pappe... more
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About Robert Lawson (Illustrator) : Robert Lawson is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Robert Lawson include Great Wheel, Road Wrangler: Cowboys on Wheels, ... more
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7/20/2011 C.K. Volnek tagged as: I read

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1/4/2009 Grayson :) said: Mr. Poper's Penguins is one of the best books you could ever read!
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10/25/2008 Angela Mann said: 240727
tags: penguins, classic, children's lit

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6/4/2008 Stephenie Hovland said: It's a classic.
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