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The Ugly Duckling

The Ugly Duckling

  • Title: The Ugly Duckling
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  • ISBN : 9780688159320
  • Format : Hardcover
  • Language : English
  • Page : 40 pages


For over one hundred years The Ugly Duckling has been a childhood favorite, and Jerry Pinkney s spectacular new adaptation brings it triumphantly to new generations of readers With keen emotion and fresh vision, the acclaimed artist captures the essence of the tale s timeless appeal The journey of the awkward little bird marching bravely through hecklers, hunters, and For over one hundred years The Ugly Duckling has been a childhood favorite, and Jerry Pinkney s spectacular new adaptation brings it triumphantly to new generations of readers With keen emotion and fresh vision, the acclaimed artist captures the essence of the tale s timeless appeal The journey of the awkward little bird marching bravely through hecklers, hunters, and cruel seasons is an unforgettable survival story this blooming into a graceful swan is a reminder of the patience often necessary to discover true happiness Splendid watercolors set in the lush countryside bring drama to life


Author Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen often referred to in Scandinavia as H C Andersen April 2, 1805 August 4, 1875 was a Danish author and poet Although a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels, and poems, Andersen is best remembered for his fairy tales Andersen s popularity is not limited to children his stories called eventyr, or fairy tales express themes that transcend age and nationalit




The Ugly Duckling Reviews (31)

  • You guys know I hate Hans Christian Anderson s way of ending the stories. I started this with the same expectations But unexpectedly here I got the happy ending HAPPY ENDING As always, his writing style didn t fail to amuse me I totally love him for this For those like me who have read many [..]

  • Is there anyone who does not know the the famous fairytale story of The Ugly Duckling Originally the Danish author, Hans Christian Andersen called it view spoiler The Young Swans hide spoiler , but then decided against giving away the surprise ending, and renamed it The Ugly Duckling De [..]

  • The Ugly Duckling is one of the most famous fairy tales of Danish Hans Christian Andersen 1805 1875 I am still to read the whole collection but I got a copy of this book as I try to buy a few children s books every payday for our outreach program for child literacy on May 25, 2013 to be held [..]

  • A wonderful story of a duckling facing discrimination just because of her appearance Emotional and heart touching Reading it in my school days, I remember getting tearful over this one. [..]

  • One of the most known and most loved fairy tales of all I loved it as a kid and so did my kids and my grandchildren It is emotional and touching as you see what the duckling goes through, and many kids can relate to that It is a wonderful lesson of self acceptance, and getting through difficult peri [..]

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