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The Penguin Lessons



Tom Michell is in his roaring twenties: single, free-spirited and seeking adventure. He has a plane ticket to South America, a teaching position in a prestigious Argentine boarding school, and endless summer holidays. He even has a motorbike, Che Guevara style. What he doesn’t need is a pet. What he really doesn’t need is a pet penguin. Set against Argentina’s turbulent years following the collapse of the corrupt Perónist regime, this is the heart-warming story of Juan Salvador the penguin,…

The Penguin Lessons

ISBN 10 : 9781405921824
ISBN 13 : 140592182X

*AS HEARD ON BBC RADIO 2 FACT NOT FICTION BOOKCLUB* 'I was hoping against hope that the penguin would survive because as of that instant he had a name, and with his name came the b..


The Penguin Lessons

ISBN 10 : 9781101967423
ISBN 13 : 1101967420

A unique and moving real-life story of the extraordinary bond between a young teacher and a penguin, this book will delight readers who loved Marley & Me, Dewey the Library Cat, Th..


The Penguin Lessons

ISBN 10 : 1101967412
ISBN 13 : 9781101967416

A unique and moving real-life story of the extraordinary bond between a young teacher and a penguin, this book will delight readers who loved Marley & Me, Dewey the Library Cat, Th..


Tacky The Penguin

ISBN 10 : 9780547347424
ISBN 13 : 0547347421

Tacky's perfect friends find him annoying until his odd behavior saves the day. Tacky is an odd bird. He likes to do splashy cannonballs and greet his companions with a loud "What'..


Seven Brief Lessons On Physics

ISBN 10 : 9780399184437
ISBN 13 : 0399184430

Look out for Carlo Rovelli's next book, Reality Is Not What It Seems. Instant New York Times Bestseller “One of the year’s most entrancing books about science.”—The Wall St..


A Matter Of Taste

ISBN 10 : 0143031481
ISBN 13 : 9780143031482

A delectable collection of writing on food and its place in our lives that brings together some of the most significant Indian voices over the last century. From lavish meals, mode..


Mr Popper S Penguins

ISBN 10 : 0590366459
ISBN 13 : 9780590366458

Includes author biographies, chapter summaries, vocabulary builders, reproducibles, and cross-curricular activities for students of all learning styles for the Atwaters' story, "Mr..