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The Emperor's Egg

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4.9 out of 5
Based on 25 Ratings and 23 Reviews

Book Description
Can you imagine spending a freezing cold Antarctic winter outside, with no food for miles around--maybe even a hundred miles? This is what the male emperor penguin does. After his mate has laid her egg, she takes off for the ocean where she swims about, getting plump on squid and fish, while Papa stands around keeping the egg warm for two entire months! Martin Jenkins's remarkable picture boo... More
Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (15 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages29
Publication Date12/2002
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About Martin Jenkins (Author) : Martin Jenkins is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Martin Jenkins include The Emperor's Egg with Audio: Read, Listen, & Wonder, Tita... more
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About Jane Chapman (Illustrator) : Jane Chapman is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Jane Chapman include Bear Feels Sick (Bear), Bear Stays Up for Christmas, Great Big Storm (B... more
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