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Antarctic Antics

A Book of Penguin Poems

Judy Sierra, Jose Aruego (Illustrator), Ariane Dewey (Illustrator)

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (3/15/1998)

Description

Dive, swim, and glide with this delightful pack of penguins as they slip and slide through their icy world.
Judy Sierra, Jose Aruego, and Ariane Dewey invite you into the world of an Emperor penguin family and their wild, slip-sliding, rhyming fun.


Praise For Antarctic Antics: A Book of Penguin Poems

"Delightful . . . Kids will love these high-energy, humorous poems. . . . A great addition to a story time."--Booklist

"A lighthearted spirit of fun and mischievousness prevails. . . . Whimsical . . . illustrations of cavorting penguins reinforce the playful mood of the verses."--School Library Journal

Clarion Books, 9780152046026, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2003



About the Author

Judy Sierra holds a Ph.D. in folklore from UCLA. She is the author of many esteemed children's books, including Nursery Tales Around the World, winner of the Aesop Prize from the American Folklore Society, and Good Night, Dinosaurs. She is also the reteller/compiler of several books of folklore for teachers and storytellers. Ms. Sierra lives in Northern California.

Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey have illustrated more than seventy popular children's books together. <br>Their widely acclaimed Antarctic Antics: A Book of Penguin Poems, written by Judy Sierra, was featured <br>on National Public Radio, won a gold medal from the National Parenting Publications Awards, and was a <br>Publishers Weekly, Ingram, Borders, and Amazon.com bestseller. They are the illustrators of the Robert Kraus <br>classics Leo the Late Bloomer and Herman the Helper, which received a Boston Globe-Horn Book- Honor.<br>Mr. Aruego and Ms. Dewey both live in New York City.<br>

Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey have illustrated more than seventy popular children's books together. <br>Their widely acclaimed Antarctic Antics: A Book of Penguin Poems, written by Judy Sierra, was featured <br>on National Public Radio, won a gold medal from the National Parenting Publications Awards, and was a <br>Publishers Weekly, Ingram, Borders, and Amazon.com bestseller. They are the illustrators of the Robert Kraus <br>classics Leo the Late Bloomer and Herman the Helper, which received a Boston Globe-Horn Book- Honor.<br>Mr. Aruego and Ms. Dewey both live in New York City.