The Ugly Duckling

The Ugly Duckling

Hans Christian Andersen Jerry Pinkney
4.1/5 (40951 ratings)
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.
Language
English
Pages
40
Format
Hardcover
Publisher
HarperCollins
Release
March 24, 1999
ISBN
068815932X
ISBN 13
9780688159320

The Ugly Duckling

Hans Christian Andersen Jerry Pinkney
4.1/5 (40951 ratings)
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.
Language
English
Pages
40
Format
Hardcover
Publisher
HarperCollins
Release
March 24, 1999
ISBN
068815932X
ISBN 13
9780688159320

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