A Mother's JourneyBook - 2005
"Acclaimed nonfiction author Sandra Markle presents the daring story of a mother emperor penguin's struggle to reach the sea, find food, avoid predators, and make her way back to her mate and their newborn chick before they starve. Alan Marks' luminous illustrations highlight the harsh conditions and stunning landscapes of Antarctica."
Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, 2005.
Characteristics:  p. :,col. ill. ;,29 cm.
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