Daniel's Duck

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Turtleback Books, Mar 1, 1982 - Juvenile Fiction - 60 pages
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In 1957, Harper published its first I Can Read title, Little Bear, written by Else Holmelund Minarik and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Large type, simple vocabulary, chapter-like divisions, and decorative pictures made Little Bear perfect for emerging readers

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User Review  - Lindsey Feldpausch - Goodreads

Difficult words include: Laughing Beautiful Coonskin Moccasins Knife Tennessee Story: Engaging, with a happy ending. Not a clear "moral of the story" but one could draw several teaching points from ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jill - Goodreads

My 7 year old son enjoyed this book a lot. He was very interested in the storyline and wondered aloud what would happen next in the plot. Read full review

About the author (1982)

Clyde Robert Bulla was born in King City, Missouri in 1914. His first school was a one-room country house. He started out writing stories. After numerous rejections, he finally sold a story to a pulp magazine. He sold more stories to magazines to earn money. He eventually turned to writing children's books. Bulla's first children's book "The Donkey Cart," was published in 1946. He has published over 80 titles including "Squanto: Friend of the Pilgrims," "The Chalk Box Kid," "Shoeshine Girl," "The Sword in the Tree" and "The Paint Brush Kid". Clyde Bulla passed away on May 23, 2007 in Warrenburg Missouri.

Joan Sandin is the illustrator of many books for young readers, including the "I Can Read" books Small Wolf, written by Nathaniel Benchley, Snowshoe Thompson, written by Nancy Smiler Levinson, and her own The Long Way Westward and The Long Way to a New Land. Ms. Sandin lives in Tucson, AZ.

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