Mr. Popper's Penguins

by Richard Atwater

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Mr. Popper dreams about leaving his boring life and going on an adventure to the Antarctic. When the legendary Admiral Drake sends him a live penguin in response to his letter, he is thrilled. Very soon, he also receives a female companion for his penguin and they have 10 children. But Mr. Popper has enough trouble supporting his human family, and so he has the idea to take his penguins to the stage. Soon, Mr. Popper is up to his ears in adventure as he tries to manage 12 performing penguins and the trouble they inevitably get into.

Mr. Popper's Penguins remains a classic, read and remembered by generations of loyal fans. Now, 70 years after its publication, it will be given a fresh new voice as an audiobook to attract a new generation of listeners.


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Publisher: Hachette Audiobooks
Edition: Unabridged

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  • ISBN: 9781600246760
  • File size: 64652 KB
  • Release date: April 21, 2009
  • Duration: 02:14:27

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  • ISBN: 9781600246760
  • File size: 64652 KB
  • Release date: April 21, 2009
  • Duration: 02:14:27
  • Number of parts: 2


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subjects

Juvenile Fiction

Languages

English

Levels

ATOS: 5.6
Lexile Score: 910
Interest Level: 4-8(MG)
Text Difficulty: 3-5

Mr. Popper dreams about leaving his boring life and going on an adventure to the Antarctic. When the legendary Admiral Drake sends him a live penguin in response to his letter, he is thrilled. Very soon, he also receives a female companion for his penguin and they have 10 children. But Mr. Popper has enough trouble supporting his human family, and so he has the idea to take his penguins to the stage. Soon, Mr. Popper is up to his ears in adventure as he tries to manage 12 performing penguins and the trouble they inevitably get into.

Mr. Popper's Penguins remains a classic, read and remembered by generations of loyal fans. Now, 70 years after its publication, it will be given a fresh new voice as an audiobook to attract a new generation of listeners.


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