|Mr. Popper's Penguins|
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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.
I saw a trailer for this movie, starring Jim Carrey, and wondered how much it would be like the book. Now that I've finished reading the book, I can't wait to see the movie! - Miss Christy