You're on the South Georgia Islands, a remote, icy place, with nobody around for miles and milesexcept several thousand penguin friends. Stunning photos lead you into a mass of birds as they waddle across rock and sand, so clumsy on land, so graceful in the sea.
Learn their nesting habits, diet, family and social lives. This fun book will also inspire readers to care about penguins' threatened habitats.
In the "Face to Face With Animals" series, National Geographic experts take you into the wild! Go behind the scenes with the people who research and photograph wild animals.
Each book includes "Tips from the experts", a "facts at a glance" reference section, a scientific experiment, a glossary, and a "find out more" section all stimulate participation.
Meet Paco the pint-size Chihuahua who scared two
masked robbers out of a convenience store, a pet cat that takes swimming lessons, a parrot that rides a scooter, a cat that plays piano, a Pomeranian pooch that swallowed $10,000 worth ...
"Out of a windless August night A luna
moth in ghostly light Beat softly on my window screen Tick-tick-ticking-all silver green. She whispered secrets in my ear I am but a stranger here. The stars are scrawled across the sky ...
Meet a kayaking sea otter, a penguin that
became a knight, a bear that stole a family's car, a pet cat that called 911 to save its owner, and many more amazing animals. This page-turner offers 100 heartwarming and hilarious ...