Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
Book Cover
eBook/eMedia
Author Abery, Julie, author.

Title The old man and the penguin [electronic resource] : a true story of true friendship.

Publication Info. [United States] : Kids Can Press, 2020.
Made available through hoopla

Copies

Description 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
text file rda
Access Digital content provided by hoopla.
Summary The heartwarming true tale of the friendship between and a man and the penguin he saved. João finds a penguin, soaked in oil, on the shore. Barely moving on the sand, too tired to swim, too weak to stand ... João must save this little guy. Without his help, he'll surely die. João takes the penguin home. He cleans him, feeds him and nurses him back to health - and the pair develop an unlikely bond. When the penguin is fully recovered, João knows it's time to return him to the wild where he belongs. But the penguin has other ideas ... When the heart is open, friendship can happen anywhere.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Human-animal relationships -- Juvenile literature.
Magellanic penguin -- Juvenile literature.
Electronic books.
Added Author hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781525306068 (electronic bk.)
1525306065 (electronic bk.)
Music No. MWT13631571

 
    
Available items only