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The Penguin Book - Birds in Suits

By Mark Norman

Part of the award-winning non-fiction Wild Planet series for young readers.

Some are shy, some are curious and some are grumpy enough to give you a slap as you walk by, but all penguins are amazing.

  • Winner, CBCA Eve Pownall Award, 2006

About the author

Dr Norman is Head of Sciences at Museum Victoria where he leads the large and active natural sciences research team. For his own research he studies octopuses, squids, cuttlefishes and nautiluses (the cephalopods). He is also a trained teacher, an educational display designer and an experienced underwater cinematographer. His research and projects with documentary makers including BBC, National Geographic and Discovery Channel has covered giant squid, poisonous blue-ringed octopuses, huge aggregations of southern giant cuttlefish and diving surveys of remote Indo-Pacific coral reefs.

ISBN: 9781921167300
Imprint: Black Dog Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: October 1, 2006
Dimensions: 254 x 234mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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