The Emperor's Egg with Audio, Peggable

Read, Listen, & Wonder

By Martin Jenkins; Jane Chapman (Illustrator)
(Candlewick, Paperback, 9780763641849, 32pp.)

Publication Date: November 25, 2008

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback

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Introducing READ, LISTEN, & WONDER now in peggable, polybagged format.
This vibrant book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:
* an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
* a read-along opportunity guided by prompts
* a segment focusing on fascinating facts

Can you imagine spending the winter outdoors in Antarctica without anything to eat? That’s just what the male Emperor penguin does. While his mate is off swimming and catching loads of fish, he stands around in the freezing cold with an egg on his feet for two whole months, keeping it warm and waiting for it to hatch. Welcome to the story of the world’s most devoted dad!

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