Penguins!: A Busy Animals Book (Board Books)

A Busy Animals Book

By John Schindel, Jonathan Chester (Photographer)

Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 9781582460161, 20pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2000



The beloved Busy Animals board book series has an irresistible new look

These busy penguins are dashing, splashing, jumping, bumping, and going about their busy penguin lives. Young children will love to imitate the many actions the penguins are doing, while the vivid, full-color photographs will keep them engaged time after time. Join in the fun.

About the Author

JONATHAN CHESTER is one of the world's leading polar adventurers and photographers. A fellow of the Royal Geographic Society, he works as a naturalist and historian on tourist excursions to the Antarctic, and has been lecturing on adventure, the Himalayas, and photography for over twenty years. He is the author of many books for both kids and adults, including A FOR ANTARCTICA and BUSY PENGUINS. He lives in Berkeley, California. The Busy Book series enables author JOHN SCHINDEL to combine his love of animal photography with writing for children. He lives his busy, busy life with his two daughters in Oakland, California.

Praise For Penguins!: A Busy Animals Book

"A well-designed board book that manages to be simple without looking babyish." --Booklist"The expressive photographs with the lively text make for an especially engaging introduction." --Publishers Weekly