One Day on Our Blue Planet ... in the Antarctic

Author(s): Ella Bailey

Picture Story Books

From breakfast to dinner, dusk to dawn, children will love spending the day with this curious penguin chick.In the latest volume of Ella Bailey s picture book exploration of the daily lives of baby animals, we head to the ice shelf to meet a young penguin chick. What does she and her family eat? How many brothers and sisters does she have? What do they do for fun?Ella Bailey is an illustrator and writer who graduated from Falmouth University. She lives in Nottingham, where she spends her days drawing every animal she can think of."


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"Part of a stylish new illustrated series devoted to the daily lives of young animals [] Bailey covers the basics in a tone that s informative but delighted by the improbabilities of penguins. Her friendly, big-eyed creatures look as if they re having a blast.""New York Times" "This lovely follow-up to "In the Savannah" (2015) continues a promising series introducing ecosystems to very young readers and listeners. [] An appealing introduction to Antarctica that appropriately fosters a child's sense of wonder without adding a layer of worry about its future.""Kirkus Reviews" "Every glorious double-page spread is in full color, showing animals hunting for food and exploring their surroundings. Vibrant drawings on the endpapers identify 19 birds above the Antarctic ice and 17 mammals and fish below. Children will have fun finding these species as the chick encounters them in this excellent introduction to this polar region.""Booklist" "Adorable, child-friendly, cartoony illustrations introduce us to all sorts of sea life, including a warty squid porpoise, Antarctic krill, leopard seal, and humpback whale. This is a fun introduction to the Antarctic for young audiences, with an animal kids already love: Penguins!""Books For Kids""

Ella Bailey is an illustrator and writer who graduated from Falmouth University, UK with a First Class Honours in Illustration. She focuses on creating charming characters and character-based illustrations, particularly for stories and children's books. Bailey's style is playful and engaging, resulting in stories that are charged with imagination and will undoubtedly captivate any young reader.

General Fields

  • : 9781909263673
  • : Flying Eye Books
  • : Flying Eye Books
  • : February 2016
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 32
  • : Ella Bailey
  • : Ella Bailey
  • : Hardback
  • : May-16
  • : May-16
  • : Ella Bailey
  • : Ella Bailey
  • : en
  • : 823.92