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Tacky the Penguin

Tacky the Penguin


No. of pages 32

Great for age 3-9 years
Unlike the conformists with whom he lives, Tacky is an odd bird. The others regard him as eccentric, but when the hunters come it is only Tacky who doesn't flee from them. Using his wit and good humour, he drives them away.


This book is part of a book series called Tacky the Penguin .

There are 32 pages in this book. This is a picture book. A picture book uses pictures and text to tell the story. The number of words varies from zero ('wordless') to around 1k over 32 pages. Picture books are typically aimed at young readers (age 3-6) but can also be aimed at older children (7+). This book was published 1993 by Pan Macmillan .

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Laura now lives in Los Angeles, California. Lynn Munsinger is a popular illustrator. Lynn Munsinger has illustrated more than ninety books for children, many written by her frequent collaborator, Helen Lester. She lives in Vermont.

This book is in the following series:

Tacky Books

Tacky the Penguin

This book has been nominated for the following award:

Colorado Book Award
This book was recognised in the Picture Book category by the Colorado Book Award.

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