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Mr. popper's penguins [electronic resource]. Richard Atwater.

Atwater, Richard. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781453219607 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Open Road Media Young Readers, 2011.

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General Note: Title from eBook information screen..
Summary, etc.: Mr. Popper has penguins in his fridge, an ice rink in the basement, and a family for whom life will never be the sameHow many penguins in the house is too many? Mr. Popper is a humble house painter living in Stillwater who dreams of faraway places like the South Pole. When an explorer responds to his letter by sending him a penguin named Captain Cook, Mr. Popper and his family's lives change forever. Soon one penguin becomes twelve, and the Poppers must set out on their own adventure to preserve their home.First published in 1938, Mr. Popper's Penguins is a classic tale that has enchanted young readers for generations. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Richard and Florence Atwater including rare photos from the authors' estate, as well as a two videos from Fox Entertainment: a brief documentary on the legacy of Mr. Popper's Penguins and the complete 2011 motion picture trailer.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 4 - Text Difficulty 5
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
910 Lexile.
5.6 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 72917 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Juvenile Fiction.
Classic Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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