Archie the Daredevil Penguin (Hardcover)

By Andy Rash, Andy Rash (Illustrator)

Viking Books for Young Readers, 9780451471239, 40pp.

Publication Date: September 8, 2015



Gadzooks Archie the Daredevil Penguin is hiding a dark secret: he's afraid of the water and the creatures who lurk in the briny deep And it's keeping him from attending the fish fry on Iceberg Nine.

But penguins aren't supposed to be afraid of water, especially not daredevil penguins. He musn't let his friends know

Can Archie find a way to soar above the clouds and stay out of the sea?

Author-illustrator Andy Rash has created a hilarious, perfectly paced story about overcoming fear by diving in headfirst. Fans of Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin and Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds will especially flip for the loveable Archie.

About the Author

Andy Rash ( was born on a mountain top in Tennessee, educated in the swamps of Georgia and the canyons of New York, and now lives with his family in Milwaukee. In addition to writing and illustrating children's books, Andy has illustrated for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Time, Entertainment Weekly and The New Yorker.