What would you do if you were born a Penguin, but hated the cold? Would you have the courage to set off across the ice floes of the South Atlantic in search of a better life? It would be tough, but I think you would have to do it. Just as the delightful and courageous Attila does in this charming book about being yourself, finding friends, and enjoying it. In this unusual and epic tale a Penguin, a vulture and an eagle (that is really a hedgehog) form an unlikely alliance as they over come all in the search of the perfect home. Written with great wit and tremendous energy by Nichola McAuliffe this unput-downable book is a brilliant first reader for all children who want a great story with lots of adventure.
Nichola McAuliffe lives in South London and has long had a favourite animal - Penguins. In this charming and quirky book Nichola has made the humble Penguin a figure of huge courage and stamina. The perfect hero.Nichola is currently starring in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang in the Palladium in London's West End.