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Mr. Popper’s Penguins

Movie Release Date: June 17, 2011
Directed By: Mark Waters
Starring: Jim Carrey, Carla Gugino and Angela Lansbury
Movie plot:

The life of a businessman begins to change after he inherits six penguins, and as he transforms his apartment into a winter wonderland, his professional side starts to unravel. –

Book Release Date: 1938
Originally Published as: Mr. Popper’s Penguins
Written By: Richard & Florence Atwater
Book Description:

Mr. Popper”s Penguins is one of the handful of American books for children that has attained the status of a classic. First published in 1938, this story of a housepainter who is sent a male penguin by the great Admiral Drake, and who, thanks to the arrival of a female penguin, soon has twelve penguins living in his house, has amused and enchanted generations of children and their parents – From ‘Little,Brown Books For Young Readers’ book jacket

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Posted by on March 25, 2011 in Books - 1938, Movies - 2011


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