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Tacky the Penguin by Helen Lester
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Jun 28, 2011

it was amazing
bookshelves: k-1, 2-3, 4-5
Read in June, 2011 , read count: 25

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, p1988, c1988
ISBN-13: 978-0-395-45536-4

Genre: Fiction, Picture Book
Interest Level: K-3
Reading Level: 3.3

Penguins Fiction.
Individuality Fiction.
Behavior Fiction.

Illustrator: Munsinger, Lynn

Tacky is an odd bird but a nice one to have around. Importance of being yourself. Hysterical illustrations. Teaching reminder: active while "marching" to numbers, sing TOTALLY OFF KEY when reading this to classes.

Reviews & Awards

Book Links (A.L.A.) 02/01/02
Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
Horn Book 04/01/09

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