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The Emperor Penguin's New Clothes
Penguins populate this retelling of the familiar tale about two scoundrels who fool a vain emperor and most of his subjects into thinking that they are creating a magical cloth.
Hardcover, 30 pages
Published January 1st 1995 by Viking Juvenile
(first published 1994)
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Apr 08, 2013 Samantha rated it 5 of 5 stars
This book is about an Emperor who is rich and pays a lot of money for clothes that do not exist. How is the emperor tricked out of his money? Why doesn't anyone tell him the truth? A story about being responsible.
Dec 15, 2011 Brittany Lockard rated it 5 of 5 stars · review of another edition
Teaches a very important lesson that you shouldn't believe everything that someone tells you and you should make decisions for yourself. Also, this book talks about greed and not wanting the best and newest thing.