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The Ugly Duckling

Book Description

One duckling stands out from all the rest. Teased for his different appearance and feeling unwanted, the duckling runs away and sets off on a long and lonely journey to discover acceptance and how special he really is. A retelling of a beloved children's fable, this story reflects African contexts while maintaining the universal appeal of the original... More

Book Information
PublisherJacana Media
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date05/01/2011
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About Sindiwe Magona (Adapter, Author) : Sindiwe Magona is a published author. Published credits of Sindiwe Magona include Umvuyeleli UBonke: Level 2: Uphi Uxola? (Siyakhula Isixhosa).
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About Natalie Hinrichsen (Illustrator) : I'm an illustrator working in Cape Town.
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