Peggony-Po: A Whale of a Tale

Peggony-Po: A Whale of a Tale


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786819584
Publisher: Disney Press
Publication date: 04/01/2006
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 9.37(w) x 11.37(h) x 0.37(d)
Lexile: AD680L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 7 Years

About the Author

Andrea Davis Pinkney has written several acclaimed picture books, works of non fiction, and novels. Her titles for middle-grade readers include Solo Girl, Raven in a Dove House, Silent Thunder, and Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters, a Coretta Scott King Honor winner. She is also the author of the picture books Alvin Ailey; Duke Ellington (a Caldecott Honor Book, Coretta Scott King Honor Book); and Ella Fitzgerald, each illustrated by her husband and frequent collaborator, Brian Pinkney. She lives with her family in Brooklyn, NY.

Brian Pinkney ( is the illustrator of many acclaimed books for children, including the Caldecott Honor Books Duke Ellington and The Faithful Friend, and the Coretta Scott King Award winner In the Time of the Drums.

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Peggony-Po: A Whale of a Tale 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
dangerlibearian on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
A wooden boy catches the biggest whale in the sea.
cvyork on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
I was worried it was going to be like Pinnochio, but it is far from it. I am in Children's lit. and this is the book I have enjoyed the most up to this point. I also like the African-American history that it is based on.