Clever duck

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Roaring Brook Press,
Pub. Date:
2008.
Language:
English
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FEATHERS FLY

when one smart duck decides to teach the farmyard know-it-alls a lesson. Damaris is a duck. Not the ordinary, silly, jumping-inpuddles kind of duck—she’s a very clever duck. So when the farmyard pigs start picking on the other animals, Damaris and her sheepdog best friend hatch a plot to get back at them. Her plan works so well that she soon feels sorry for the sows, especially when they are captured by the sinister Mr. Crook. Now it’s up to Damaris to rescue them. Filled with snooty sows, dotty ducks, and more than a little farmyard excitement, CLEVER DUCK is a charming adventure from the “master of animal stories.”* *The Guardian, London

Clever Duck is a 2009 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.
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9781596433274
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subject_facet Domestic animals -- Fiction, Ducks -- Fiction, Farms -- Fiction, Revenge -- Fiction
title_display Clever duck
title_full Clever duck / Dick King-Smith ; illustrated by Nick Bruel
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