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Tacky in Trouble

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Tacky the penguin goes windsurfing and ends up on a tropical island, captive to an elephant who, upon seeing Tacky's floral Hawaiian shirt, mistakes him for a bouquet of flowers. The elephant thinks that Tacky would make a pretty centerpiece, so she arranges him in a vase and sets him on her table. Tacky is going to have to use all of his best penguin moves to get himself out of this hilarious jungle mix-up. Tacky's fans are sure to delight in the show. Only the team of Helen Lester and Lynn Munsinger could pull off a tale of such far-fetched adventure. They are masters at the art of creating silly stories and beloved characters that make children laugh out loud. This latest tale about Tacky will be a hard one to keep on the shelves.

Synopsis:

Tacky mustand#160;use all of his best penguin moves to wriggle himself out of a hilarious jungle mix-up when he finds himself on a tropical island with an elephant.

Synopsis:

Tacky the Penguin goes windsurfing and ends up on a tropical island, captive to an elephant who, upon seeing Tacky"s floral Hawaiian shirt, mistakes him for a bouquet of flowers. The elephant thinks that Tacky would make a pretty centerpiece, so she arranges him in a vase and sets him on her table. Tacky"s fans are sure to delight in the show as Tacky uses all of his best penguin moves to wriggle himself out of this hilarious jungle mix-up. Only the team of Helen Lester and Lynn Munsinger could pull off a tale of such far-fetched adventure. They are masters at the art of creating silly stories and beloved characters that make children laugh out loud.

Synopsis:

Tacky the Penguin goes windsurfing and ends up on a tropical island, captive to an elephant who, upon seeing Tackyand#8217;s floral Hawaiian shirt, mistakes him for a bouquet of flowers. The elephant thinks that Tacky would make a pretty centerpiece, so she arranges him in a vase and sets him on her table. Tackyand#8217;s fans are sure to delight in the show as Tacky uses all of his best penguin moves to wriggle himself out of this hilarious jungle mix-up. Only the team of Helen Lester and Lynn Munsinger could pull off a tale of such far-fetched adventure. They are masters at the art of creating silly stories and beloved characters that make children laugh out loud.

About the Author

Helen Lester and Lynn Munsinger have been together through thick and thin since first publishing The Wizard, the Fairy, and the Magic Chicken in 1983. They have collaborated on the hilarious Tacky the Penguin series and many other wildly funny and popular titles, including the award-winning Hooway for Wodney Wat. Helen Lester is a full-time writer who makes her home in New York, and Lynn Munsinger is a full-time illustrator living in Vermont.
LYNN MUNSINGER has illustrated more than ninety books for children. She graduated from Tufts University in Boston and the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, where she majored in illustration. She lives in Connecticut and Vermont.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395861134
ill.:
Munsinger, Lynn M.
Author:
Munsinger, Lynn
Illustrator:
Munsinger, Lynn M.
Author:
Munsinger, Lynn M.
Author:
Lester, Helen
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
Boston, Mass. :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Animals - Birds
Subject:
Elephants
Subject:
Penguins
Subject:
Elephants -- Fiction.
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Subject:
Situations / General
Subject:
penguins;eccentric characters;humor;tropical island;elephants;ages 4-8;kindergar
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series:
Tacky the Penguin
Series Volume:
195
Publication Date:
April 1998
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.88x8.85x.47 in. .89 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by ,
Tacky mustand#160;use all of his best penguin moves to wriggle himself out of a hilarious jungle mix-up when he finds himself on a tropical island with an elephant.
"Synopsis" by , Tacky the Penguin goes windsurfing and ends up on a tropical island, captive to an elephant who, upon seeing Tacky"s floral Hawaiian shirt, mistakes him for a bouquet of flowers. The elephant thinks that Tacky would make a pretty centerpiece, so she arranges him in a vase and sets him on her table. Tacky"s fans are sure to delight in the show as Tacky uses all of his best penguin moves to wriggle himself out of this hilarious jungle mix-up. Only the team of Helen Lester and Lynn Munsinger could pull off a tale of such far-fetched adventure. They are masters at the art of creating silly stories and beloved characters that make children laugh out loud.
"Synopsis" by ,
Tacky the Penguin goes windsurfing and ends up on a tropical island, captive to an elephant who, upon seeing Tackyand#8217;s floral Hawaiian shirt, mistakes him for a bouquet of flowers. The elephant thinks that Tacky would make a pretty centerpiece, so she arranges him in a vase and sets him on her table. Tackyand#8217;s fans are sure to delight in the show as Tacky uses all of his best penguin moves to wriggle himself out of this hilarious jungle mix-up. Only the team of Helen Lester and Lynn Munsinger could pull off a tale of such far-fetched adventure. They are masters at the art of creating silly stories and beloved characters that make children laugh out loud.
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