Lucky Ducklings

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Scholastic, Incorporated, 2013 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
24 Reviews
An engaging and charming true rescue story illustrated by a Christopher Award winner!

Early one morning, Mama Duck takes her babies for a walk. They follow safely behind her as they leave their pond, waddle through the park, and stop in the little sunlit town's parking lot for yummy breakfast.
But one by one, Mama's little ducklings get separated when they disappear into the slats of the town's storm drain. How three firemen and a pickup truck rush to their rescue makes for a vivid and exciting drama that children will return to over and over again.
Award-winning artist Nancy Carpenter and veteran author Eva Moore have created a delightful new classic with an inspiring environmental message.





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The illustrations in this book are stunning. - Goodreads
A wonderful selection for spring! - Goodreads
The story is very easy to read. - Goodreads
The illustrations match perfectly with the story. - Goodreads
There is a lot of texture in the illustrations. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Heather Langendorff - Goodreads

Lucky Ducklings is a children's books written by Eva Moore based on a true story about a mama duck and her five ducklings. The story starts out with the setting of where the ducks lived and the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michaela George - Goodreads

There is a mama duck and her ducklings, who all had rhyming names besides the last little one. They were walking along in town when all of the sudden the baby ducks fell down the storm drain. The ... Read full review

About the author (2013)

Eva Moore has been writing and editing children's books for more than forty years. She is the beloved author of many popular books, and lives in Montauk, New York.


Nancy Carpenter is the celebrated illustrator of more than thirty books for children. Her unique multimedia approach to illustration has garnered numerous honors, including two Christopher Awards and the Jane Addams Children's Book Award. Ms. Carpenter lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her family.

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