A Rookery of Penguins

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Heinemann-Raintree Library, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Why do penguins live in a rookery? How do baby penguins keep warm? Why do penguins toboggan? Find the answers to these and many more questions in A Rookery of Penguins. Many birds live alone, but penguins live in a group called a rookery. Read this book to look at the fascinating life and habits of penguins and to see how a rookery works.

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User Review  - kerry.wood - LibraryThing

A nice layout and explanation of information pertaining to penguins and their habitat and lifestyle. A great resource for children and teachers who are interested in penguins or conducting a study on birds. Highly recommended for children in grades 1-6. Read full review


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Richard Spilsbury has worked in educational publishing for over ten years. He is an author, editor, and illustrator of nonfiction books for young people. His works include On the Film Set, Plant Classification, and Plant Parts. He co-writes many of his books with his wife Louise Spilsbury.

Louise Spilsbury worked in educational publishing before becoming a freelance author. She has written or co-written over 200 nonfiction books for young people. She has written titles on almost every subject, from science and geography through to world affairs, social issues, art, history, and literacy. These include books in the Tales of Invention series, Ice Age, and the Young Explorer series. She co-writes many of her books with her husband Richard Spilsbury.

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