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Proud Penguin
Proud Penguin

Proud Penguin

By Jamie Purnell, Illustrated by Nicole Taylor

5-7

JUVENILE FICTION

28 Pages, 10 x 8.5

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book

Hardcover Picture Book, $17.99 (US $17.99) (CA $23.99)

Publication Date: March 2018

ISBN 9781532328770

Rights: US & CA

Scruffie Munster Media (Mar 2018)

Price: $17.99
 
 

Overview

From award-winning singer-songwriter Jamie Purnell, Proud Penguin tells the feel-good tale of a penguin whose spirits are lifted from building a new friendship with a seagull. Proud Penguin will delight and entertain families as they read and sing along to the free downloadable song and story that embodies a universal message of kindness and self- acceptance.

Reviews

This interactive event will include unique information about penguins and seagulls, a reading of the story, singing and dancing to a live performance of the "Proud Penguin" song, all promoting the message of Proud Penguin: BE HAPPY TO BE YOU. This will be a fun event for all ages. —Barnes & Noble, San Manteo, CA https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2936

This interactive event will include unique information about penguins and seagulls, a reading of the story, signing and dancing to a live performance of the"Proud Penguin" song, all promoting the message of Proud Penguin: BE HAPPY TO BE YOU. This will be a fun event for all ages. Event begins: 1:30 PM PST —Barnes & Noble, Gilroy, CA https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/stores searchText=gilroy+ca&view=list&storeFilter=all

This interactive event will include unique information about penguins and seagulls, a reading of the story, signing and dancing to a live performance of the"Proud Penguin" song, all promoting the message of Proud Penguin: BE HAPPY TO BE YOU. This will be a fun event for all ages. —Barnes & Noble, Santa Clarita, CA https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2642

"The Orange County Children's Festival of Books presents: Proud Penguin as part of the 2nd Annual "Holidays Around the World" event on Argyros Plaza. I will be Santa's little elf signing copies of Proud Penguin at the OCCFB booth and performing on the Storyteller Stage at 4:15 PM. Come immerse yourself in the spirit of the Holidays!" —Segerstrom Center for the Arts https://www.scfta.org/events/detail.aspx?id=17317#

Author Biography

Jamie Purnell, award-winning songwriter and cherished educator, with Proud Penguin, has turned his talents to children's book writing. Over the past 25 years, Jamie has delighted audiences with his story-driven, acoustic folk-pop, and classrooms with his intelligent, student-centered instruction. Nicole Taylor is a recent graduate in 3D animation at the Savannah College of Art and Design. She and Jamie have collaborated before when she created a stop-motion animated music video for his song, "Boy Next Door". When Jamie approached her about an illustrated book, she accepted the challenge. Nicole is currently pursuing a career as a 3D character animator.