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Duck in the Truck
by Jez Alborough Jez Alborough

RRP €9.95

Duck in the Truck
by Author Name Jez Alborough, Jez Alborough

Book details for title
List Price:9.95
Format: Paperback, 254 x 284 x 4mm, 32pp
Publication date: 28 May 2009
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books
ISBN-13: 9780007302628

Description

Watch out! Here comes Duck in a brand new edition of the first book in the million copy bestselling series! This is the tale of a duck in a truck - a truck that was stuck in some yucky brown muck. A sheep in a jeep and a frog in a bush saw the truck stuck and gave it a push. But the truck stayed stuck! What now, can you guess? Could a goat in a boat get them out of this mess?

Reviews

'With a nod to Dr. Seuss and a wink to John Burningham, Jez Alborough deals an irresistible lesson in rhyme and rhythm as well as storytelling, which is hugely entertaining.' Child Education Reviews for Duck in the Truck: 'Rhyme, illustration, wit and inventiveness combine to produce outstanding quality.' TES Primary 'Alborough's text is perfect for reading out loud and the mix of close-up and panoramic illustrations give an animated, live-action feel.' Junior 'Colourful, arresting and busting with action.' Child Education Praise for Hit the Ball Duck: 'A really great story; the best Duck book so far.' The Guardian

Additional Information

  • Illustrations: 32 col illus