Tacky the Penguin Author:Helen Lester, Lynn Munsinger (Illustrator) Tacky the Penguin is different from the others, they are so graceful and elegant and his is well, loud and messy. Rather tacky! When evil hunters come to capture the penguins, it's Tacky who saves the day! — Tacky is an odd bird who marches to the beat of his own drummer. He’s something of an eccentric, which wouldn’t be a problem... more » if all the other penguins weren’t such . . . conformists. Helen Lester and Lynn Munsinger have teamed up to tell Tacky’s story, about the day when some hunters come to the penguins’ Nice Icy Land, and how Tacky’s individuality saves the day!« less
We loved Tacky! This is the best of all the Tacky books. It's the first, and most original and wonderful, though my children also enjoyed the others, too. This was one of the first books I sent to my brother for his own children.