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March of the Penguins: The Official Children's Book

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This winning combination of vivid photographs and informative, inspiring text is the companion volume to the extraordinary surprise hit film deemed “Irresistible” by Entertainment Weekly. Timed perfectly for the holidays and the November release of the DVD!

Read the incredible, endearing story of the Emporer penguins’ yearly Antarctic odyssey and the long months of enduranc
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Paperback, 32 pages
Published November 8th 2005 by National Geographic Children's Books (first published 2004)
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Allie
Nov 28, 2015 Allie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A lovely book about penguins with some fantastic illustrations. Nice book.
Nick Black
I bought this for $2.99, hoping it would entertain girls who'd otherwise be intimidated by books about math. Having twice elicited squeals of "omfg penguins!", it's more than paid for itself.
Karen Reedy
Jan 06, 2008 Karen Reedy rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I just LOVE penguins!!
Dolly
Mar 07, 2012 Dolly rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: parents reading with their children
We seem to like to read a lot of books about penguins and somewhere along the way, one of the reviewers highly recommended this book. "Oh, dear," I thought to myself. I had tried to take our girls to this movie when they were much too young. Morgan Freeman's deep and soothing voice combined with jaw-dropping visuals of Antarctica and a year in the life of this majestic creature? How could I go wrong? Well, our girls were just too young for this movie and were bored, bored, bored within the first ...more
Jess
Oct 27, 2007 Jess rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: non-fiction
I was tagging books today and found this one on the shelf. It's the companion book to the documentary. It is so cute, taking you along the journey that penguins go through to have babies. Great photos, great writing!
Laura
Oct 03, 2013 Laura rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: zoology
Beautiful photographs and filled with interesting facts about penguins. Too advanced for early readers, but might be beneficial to the third graders when doing continent study projects.
Tesssss cool story broo
Amazing photography and a heart-warming story. I learned a lot about emperor penguins, and the pictures are beautiful!
Theresa
Jul 31, 2015 Theresa rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: review
March of the Penguins: Companion to the Major Motion Picture the kids loved the movie the book lets them relive it
Carol
Dec 24, 2007 Carol rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A non-fiction accompanying the movie pictures. Colourful illustration.

A book to flip over at your free time.
Laura
Mar 20, 2012 Laura rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I really liked the book. It was very inforative. and the baby pengnuins are soooooo cute!!!
Sasha
Jun 29, 2007 Sasha rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Animal Lovers
Shelves: movies
This was the movie that inspiried me and my life and my lve love for this penguins!
Matty
Jun 10, 2012 Matty rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: photo, animal
Beautiful photos and nice summary of cyclical year of the penguin.
Mary Wescott
If I hadn't seen this movie, I would've rated the book a two.
Erika
Beautiful book, beautiful photographs, beautiful animals.
Courtney Hughes
Animal habitats, arctic animals
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