Penelope The Mountain Pygmy Possum

Penelope, the Mountain Pygmy Possum, wakes from her long winter sleep and wonders why her mate, Percy, has not come back from his journey down the mountain. An adorable tale about a rare and threatened species, Australia's only hibernating marsupial. Written by Gordon Winch, illustrated by Stephen Pym. 

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From bestselling author Gordon Winch, comes another stunning picture book. Much of Penelope’s story is true. Mountain Pygmy Possums do hibernate, the male does go down the mountain to warmer regions in the winter, and a ‘tunnel of love’ is built to help them return safely to their mates. Follow Penelope's story and read all about Mountain Pygmy Possums in the postcript at the back of the book.This adorable tale comes with an audio dowload of the story being read. Simply scan the QR code on the back cover of the book and read along.

Written by Gordon Winch, illustrated by Stephen Pym. 25.5cm x 25.5cm. Paperback. Colour illustrations. 32 pages. 

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