The emperor's egg

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Publisher:
Candlewick Press,
Pub. Date:
1999.
Edition:
1st U.S. ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4.1 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 670L
Fountas & Pinnell:
O
Description
Fabulous facts about nature's most devoted dad, in an utterly charming picture book. Can you imagine spending the winter outdoors in Antarctica without anything to eat? That's just what the male Emperor penguin does. While his mate is off swimming and catching loads of fish, he stands around in the freezing cold with an egg on his feet for two whole months, keeping it warm and waiting for it to hatch. Welcome to the story of the world's most devoted dad! Back matter includes an index.
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ISBN:
9780763605575
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4.1, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 670L
Fountas & Pinnell:
O
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Grouped Work ID cd01a583-ae30-2405-e58c-c313dafee25b
Grouping Title emperor s egg
Grouping Author jenkins martin
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-15 05:06:17AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-21 04:53:19AM

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publishDate 1999
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subject_facet Emperor penguin -- Behavior -- Juvenile literature, Emperor penguin -- Habits and behavior -- Juvenile literature, Parental behavior in animals -- Juvenile literature, Penguins -- Habits and behavior -- Juvenile literature
title_display The emperor's egg
title_full The emperor's egg / Martin Jenkins ; illustrated by Jane Chapman
title_short The emperor's egg
topic_facet Behavior, Emperor penguin, Habits and behavior, Parental behavior in animals, Penguins