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Tacky in Trouble (Tacky the Penguin)

ISBN13: 9780395861134
ISBN: 0395861136
Binding: Hardcover
List Price: $16.0
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children
Published Date:
Pages: 32
Average Goodreads rating: 3.85/5 (25 ratings)

Tacky the penguin goes windsurfing and ends up on a tropical island, captive to an elephant who, upon seeing Tacky's floral Hawaiian shirt, mistakes him for a bouquet of flowers. The elephant thinks that Tacky would make a pretty centerpiece, so she arranges him in a vase and sets him on her table. Tacky is going to have to use all of his best penguin moves to get himself out of this hilarious jungle mix-up. Tacky's fans are sure to delight in the show. Only the team of Helen Lester and Lynn Munsinger could pull off a tale of such far-fetched adventure. They are masters at the art of creating silly stories and beloved characters that make children laugh out loud. This latest tale about Tacky will be a hard one to keep on the shelves.