When a boy finds a penguin on his door step one day, an adventure begins. Believing the penguin must be lost, the young boy tries to return him to the local lost and found office. As the search begins the boy is out of luck, no one seems to be missing a penguin. So the boy decides to take matters into his own hands and they set out in his row boat on a journey to the South Pole. But when they get there, the boy discovers that maybe home wasn't what the penguin was looking for after all.