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How do Adelie penguins live and adapt to the changing climatic conditions of Antarctica? The author relates 10 years of observation, tracing the story of one penguin she calls Joey. Children will relate to both the penguins and the author’s sense of adventure as she becomes an expert penguin scientist. Richly illustrated with photos taken on-site at the research station in Antarctica.
About the Author:
Jean Pennycook is the Penguin Science Education and Outreach Specialist on a National Science Foundation project to study Adelie penguins in Antarctica. She has taught chemistry at the high school and college levels, and she spends many months in Antarctica each year.