My Penguin Osbert

My Penguin Osbert

Book - 2004
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When a boy finally gets exactly what he wants from Santa, he learns that owning a real penguin may not have been a good idea after all
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2004
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780763616991
Branch Call Number: PIC Kim
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill
Additional Contributors: Lewis, H. B. - Illustrator


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Dec 19, 2010

A delightful and meaningful story about a boy named Joe and his powerful wish to Santa. Joe and Santa have had a few misunderstandings in the past.
So, this year Joe, is really careful when his writes his letter to Santa. This is a charming holiday story to read aloud.
Beautifully illustrated by H.B. Buck Lewis, Elizabeth Cody Kimmel, spins this tale with warmth, humour and delivers the message be-careful-what-you-wish for.


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