Puffin Peter

Puffin Peter

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Kids will delight in this witty story of mistaken identity from acclaimed author-illustrator Petr Hor#65533;cek.

Peter and Paul are puffins and the best of friends. But one day Peter gets lost in a terrible storm, and Paul is nowhere to be found. With the help of a big blue whale, Peter sets out, determined to find his pal. What the pair discovers is that many other birds match the description Peter gives of Paul, but none are quite like his friend. With gorgeous collage artwork and a lighthearted touch, this fun read-aloud tale will both amuse and enlighten.
Publisher: Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2013, c2011
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 9780763665722
Branch Call Number: JE HOR
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm


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ChristchurchLib Mar 04, 2013

Delightful and witty, this is a simple story of mistaken identity! Peter and Paul are the best of friends, but when Peter gets lost in a terrible storm he can't find Paul anywhere. With the help of a big blue whale Puffin Peter set off to find him. They find all kinds of birds that match Peter's description but none of them is quite like Paul. Original artwork from award-winner Petr Horacek uses stunning techniques including collage.

Picture books newsletter February 2013. http://christchurchcitylibraries.com/Newsletters/

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