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The Story about Ping

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 13,821 Ratings and 347 Reviews

Book Description
The tale of a little duck alone on the Yangtze River, The Story About Ping is a sweet and funny book with wonderfully rich and colorful illustrations. On a day like any other, Ping sets off from the boat he calls home with his comically large family in search of "pleasant things to eat." On this particular day, he is accidentally left behind when the boat leaves. Undaunted, the little duck heads o... More
Book Information
PublisherRebound by Sagebrush
BindingSchool & Library Binding (66 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-100613983394
ISBN-13978-0613983396
Publication Date08/1977
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About Marjorie Flack (Author) : Marjorie Flack is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Marjorie Flack include Ask Mr. Bear, Angus and the Ducks, The story about Ping, and Scampe... more
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8/14/2011 Matthew J Wicks tagged as: I recommend, I read

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9/23/2009 Jennifer Cobb said: We don't own this one, but have enjoyed checking it out from the library.
tags: I read

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9/20/2009 Donna Marie tagged as: I read

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6/8/2009 john tracy said:
This is a classic. It gets right into a child's biggest fear - abandonment - and combines that with charming illustrations, life on a Junk in china, and how tough it is to be a duckling. The la la la lei also has that haunting tune that works so well when you read it to kids. The tag says baby to p... more

tags: I recommend

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12/26/2008 Dave Orr said: I loved this book as a child.

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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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