Richard Atwater, Florence Atwater
Mr. Popper's Penguins
(Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Sept. 26, 1988)
, Anniversary Edition
The classic Newbery Honor book that inspired the hilarious Jim Carrey movie--and a childhood favorite book for generations.
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.
- 0316058424 / 9780316058421
- 14.5 oz.
- 6.6 x 0.95