ARRR! Tis Be a Bonny Book Review For International Talk Like a Pirate Day -Today!

Avast me hearties! September  19th is International Talk Like  A Pirate Day. Arrr! Shiver me timbers! I’ve been saving this reviews for just this day! Pirate Penguins?

SURE but who ever heard of a scallywag chicken being a Ninja? Arrr. Me matey Ray Friesen did! That Scurvy Dog Friesen wrote and illustrated tis book!

 I did an interview with this gentleman o’ fortune about the importance of comic books in getting kids to read. 

Click HERE to read it or I’ll keelhaul you!


Pirate Penguin vs Ninja Chicken Volume 1: Troublems With Frenemies

Illustrated by: Geraldo Valerio

40 pages – ages PreK+

Published by: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers on October 1, 2004

Theme/Topic - Famous People

Genre - Historical Fiction

Opening and Synopsis- Opening – “Do YOU have a hat? Something fuzzy, warm, and red, to keep the snowflakes off your head?“

Synopsis – From Inside cover:

A fancy hat. A hat that’s plain.

A hat for keeping off the rain.

A glowing hat. A hat with fruit.

A hat for that new dress or suit.

All herein have hats, it’s true —

fantastic, magnificent hats!

Do you?

To learn more about Ray Friesen and his books visit his website by clicking HERE or I’ll make you walk the plank. ARRR!