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A Wish for Wings That Work

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A Wish for Wings That Work

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$7.99 US | $10.99 CAN
Available Oct. 1, 1995

  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Age Range: 6-9
  • Grade Level: 1-4
  • Pages: 32
  • Dimensions: 10-1/16" x 9-3/16"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316106917

  About The Book

Opus the penguin makes a Christmas wish that he might fly.


Berkeley Breathed, one of America's most popular illustrators, is the recipient of a Pulitzer Prize for his editorial cartooning. His comic strip "Bloom County" ran for years in newspapers around the world and his books of the collected cartoons include the bestsellers 'Toons for Our Times and Penguin Dreams and Stranger Things. His highly acclaimed picture books, A Wish for Wings That Work: An Opus Christmas Story, The Last Basselope, Goodnight Opus, Red Ranger Came Calling, and Edwurd Fudwupper Fibbed Big have been hits with children and adults alike.

Berkeley Breathed lives, works, and surfs in Montecito, California.