By Helen Lester

Tacky's ideal buddies locate him stressful until eventually his abnormal habit saves the day.

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Do you suggest these birds that dive so gracefully? " cheesy requested. And he did a splashy cannonball. The hunters seemed rainy. "Do you suggest these birds that sing such lovely songs? " cheesy started to sing, and from in the back of the block of ice got here the voices of his partners, all making a song as loudly and dreadfully as they can. "HOW MANY ft DOES A FISH HAVE? and the way MANY WINGS ON A COW? i ponder. YUP, i ponder. " The hunters couldn't stand the terrible making a song. this couldn't be the land of the beautiful penguins. They ran away with their fingers clasped tightly over their ears, forsaking their maps and traps and rocks and locks, and never taking a look at all tough and hard. Goodly, attractive, Angel, well, and excellent hugged cheesy. cheesy was once a wierd chook yet a truly great chicken to have round. * * * what number ft Does a Fish Have? phrases and track through Helen Lester Scottish 'n' Western C G C C How man-y feet does a fish have? I five F G C won-der, yup, I won-der. And nine C G C how man-y wings on a cow? WOW! I thirteen F C G gained - der, yup, I won-der. Do 17 F G C A m birds e - ver brush their tooth in any respect? Do 21 F G pol - li - wogs shed their fea-thers in fall? And if 25 F G C F snakes wouldn't have knees, how can they move slowly? —— 29 C G C — i ponder, yup, i'm wondering. * * * "Tacky the Penguin is a complete nonconformist who lives with a gaggle of formal, right penguins. however it is cheesy who foils the plans of 3 critters with 'get-rich-quick plans' that threaten the penguins' existence.... this can be a rollicking story that sincerely indicates that there are benefits to being somebody. "—School Library magazine take pleasure in all of the cheesy BOOKS textual content copyright © 1988 via Helen Lester Illustrations copyright © 1988 through Lynn Munsinger All rights reserved. for info approximately permission to breed choices from this ebook, write to Permissions, Houghton Mifflin corporation, 215 Park street South, big apple, ny 10003. Houghton Mifflin corporation • 222 Berkeley road Boston, Massachusetts 02116 www. houghtonmifflinbooks.

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