Mr.Popper's Penguins

By: Erik Harmon


Mr.Popper has a wife and two kids and he is a painter in the city of Stillwater. One day Mr.Popper sent fan mail to an admiral and they said that he had won a prize. Mr.Popper finds out that the prize is a penguin that he named Captain Cook. Mr.Popper gets a female penguin named Greta and she has babies, and Mr.Popper decided to raise money by training the penguins for a circus.


  • The city Stillwater
  • Mr.Poppers house

Point Of View

The point of view in Mr.Popper's Penguins is third person point of view.

Main Characters

  1. Mr.Popper
  2. Janie and Bill are his Children
  3. Captain Cook the penguin


I think that the theme is not to give up on your dreams because Mr.Popper kept dreaming and it eventually came true.


I would Rate this book 4 out of 5 stars because it has a good theme to it, and you want to keep reading it.