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Switzer, Merebeth.

Penguins / Elephants. Merebeth Switzer. Elephants / Elin Kelsey. - New York : Scholastic, c1988. - 48, 48 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. - Getting to know... nature's children. .

Includes indexes.

Have you ever wondered: Where penguins live? -- How big the biggest penguin is? -- How small the smallest penguin is? -- Why penguins are black and white? -- Whether all penguins look alike? -- If penguins are good divers? -- How penguins can stay warm in the winter? -- If penguins ever lose their feathers? -- What penguins eat? -- If penguins are really as cuddly as they look? -- How a penguin cools off? -- Where penguins nest? -- If penguins mate for life? -- What kind of sounds penguins make? -- How a penguin's nest is made? -- What newly hatched penguins are like? -- How penguin parents raise their young? -- If penguins recognize their own chicks? -- How long a penguin chick takes to grow up?

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and habitats of penguins and elephants.


Penguins--Juvenile literature.
Elephants--Juvenile literature.