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  • Mr. Penguin and the Fortress of Secrets

    Alex T. Smith

    Hardcover (Peachtree Publishing Company, Oct. 1, 2019)
    Meet Mr. Penguin―Adventurer (And Penguin!)When Mr. Penguin and Colin crash-land on a snowy mountain, they discover strange noises coming from an old, ruined fortress. Might it be connected to the mystery of missing pets? Why are there shadowy figures lurking about? And will Mr. Penguin conquer his fear of flying?This second installment in the humorous, page-turning series from Alex T. Smith, the author-illustrator of the popular Claude series, is sure to thrill young readers looking for a good adventure.
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  • Lord of the Flies Abridged Cd

    William Golding, Smith Tim Pigott

    Audio CD (Penguin Audio UK, Sept. 7, 1999)
    The compelling story about a group of very ordinary small boys marooned on a coral island. At first it seems as though it is all going to be great fun; but the fun before long becomes furious and life on the island turns into a nightmare of panic and death. As ordinary standards of behaviour collapse, the whole world the boys know collapses with them - the world of cricket, homework and adventure stories - and another world is revealed beneath, primitive and terrible.
  • Penguin Pete and Pat

    Marcus Pfister

    Hardcover (NorthSouth Books, Jan. 1, 2014)
    After traveling the seas, it’s love at first sight and a happy marriage for Penguin Pete when he meets Pat—the pretty penguin with the blue beak. And when their baby, Tim, is born they rejoice that he’s the perfect combination of them both—complete with a green little beak!
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  • The Crucible

    Arthur Miller

    Hardcover (Perfection Learning, Sept. 15, 2008)
    The enduring classic drama of the Salem witch trials was inspired by the political witch-hunting activities of Senator Joseph McCarthy in the '50s. Though set in the 17th century, "The Crucible" presents issues still gnawing at modern society.
  • The Bone People: A Novel

    Keri Hulme, Pepa Heller

    Paperback (Penguin Books, June 29, 2010)
    The powerful, visionary, Booker Award–winning novel about the complicated relationships between three outcasts of mixed European and Maori heritage“This book is just amazingly, wondrously great.” —Alice WalkerIn a tower on the New Zealand sea lives Kerewin Holmes: part Maori, part European, asexual and aromantic, an artist estranged from her art, a woman in exile from her family. One night her solitude is disrupted by a visitor—a speechless, mercurial boy named Simon, who tries to steal from her and then repays her with his most precious possession. As Kerewin succumbs to Simon’s feral charm, she also falls under the spell of his Maori foster father Joe, who rescued the boy from a shipwreck and now treats him with an unsettling mixture of tenderness and brutality. Out of this unorthodox trinity Keri Hulme has created what is at once a mystery, a love story, and an ambitious exploration of the zone where indigenous and European New Zealand meet, clash, and sometimes merge.Winner of both a Booker Prize and Pegasus Prize for Literature, The Bone People is a work of unfettered wordplay and mesmerizing emotional complexity.The Penguin Ink SeriesFor seventy-five years, Penguin has paired the best in literature with the best in graphic design. In celebration of our anniversary, a selection of Penguin’s most distinctive contemporary books now features covers specially designed by the world’s top illustrative artists.
  • Penguin and Pumpkin

    Salina Yoon

    Library Binding (Walker Childrens, July 29, 2014)
    When Penguin and Bootsy plan a field trip in search of Fall, Penguin's little brother, Pumpkin, wants to come. Pumpkin is heartbroken to find out he's too little to go, and when Penguin tries to say good-bye, his brother is nowhere to be found! At the farm, all the pumpkins Penguin sees remind him of his own special Pumpkin.So Penguin and Bootsy bring a special surprise home to share a little touch of Autumn with Pumpkin. Prolific author/illustrator Salina Yoon's spare text and bright, energetic illustrations bring to life this endearing story celebrating Autumn and family in many forms!
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  • Martin Luther: A Life

    Martin E. Marty

    Paperback (Penguin Books, Aug. 26, 2008)
    Called ?The most influential interpreter of American religion? by Bill Moyers, renowned historian and Lutheran pastor Martin Marty portrays the religious reformer Martin Luther as a man of conscience and courage who risked death to ignite the historic reformation of the Church. Luther?s arguments, including his ?95 theses,? changed the destiny of Christendom, the shape of Christianity, and gave rise to new freedoms in church and state. Marty explores the records left by Luther of his inner struggles and his conflicts with the Holy Roman Empire to find a man engaged in a lifelong passionate search for not only the grace of God, but also for the assurance that it was directed toward each individual.
  • Penguins Coloring Book 1

    Nick Snels

    Paperback (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, )
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  • Rockhopper Penguins

    Jody S. Rake

    Library Binding (Pebble, Aug. 1, 2019)
    Rockhopper penguins are known for hopping from rock to rock. Find out more about this flightless, but quick swimming bird.
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  • Emperor Penguins

    Jody S. Rake

    Library Binding (Pebble, Aug. 1, 2019)
    Emperor penguins are known as the largest of all penguins. Find out more about this flightless, but quick swimming bird.
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  • King Penguins

    Jody S. Rake

    Library Binding (Pebble, Aug. 1, 2019)
    King penguins are known for their loud voices and large size. Find out more about this flightless, but quick swimming bird.
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  • Prayers from the Ark and The Creatures' Choir

    Carmen Bernos De Gasztold, Jean Primrose, Rumer Godden

    Paperback (Penguin Books, Oct. 28, 1976)
    Simple, delicate, intense, these prayers by animals mirror mankind's desires.