Mr. Popper's Penguins (Hardcover)
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9780316058421, 139pp.
Publication Date: September 26, 1988
Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (3/31/2009)
Mass Market Paperback (5/1/1992)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (9/1/2010)
Mr. Popper's Penguins is one of the handful of American books for children that has attained the status of a classic. A humble house painter is sent a male penguin by the great Admiral Drake and, thanks to the arrival of a female penguin, soon has twelve penguins living in his house. First published in 1938, Mr. Popper's Penguins has amused and enchanted generations of children and their parents.