Tacky the Penguin (Paperback)

By Helen Lester, Lynn Munsinger (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780395562338, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 17, 1990

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (4/25/1988)
Board book (8/25/2008)
Paperback, Spanish (3/26/2001)
Prebound (8/17/1990)
Library Binding (3/1/2001)
Big book (12/6/2010)
Audio Cassette (4/1/1993)
Hardcover, Korean (7/1/2008)
Prebound (8/1/1990)

List Price: 7.99*
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Tacky's perfect friends find him annoying until his odd behavior saves the day.

About the Author

Helen Lester has written many hilarious and popular picture books, including the Tacky the Penguin series and Hooway for Wodney Wat. She lives in New York. www.helenlester.com

Lynn Munsinger has illustrated more than ninety books for children, many written by her frequent collaborator, Helen Lester. She lives in Vermont.

Praise For Tacky the Penguin

"Droll facial expressions, which still retain their animal quality, add more humor to a perceptive text about being different." Booklist, ALA