The Unexpected Love Story of Alfred Fiddleduckling

The Unexpected Love Story of Alfred Fiddleduckling

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When Captain Alfred's boat is caught in an unexpected storm everything aboard the ship is flung to the far reaches of the sea except one little duckling and a fiddle that the the duckling embraces with all his heart.
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2017
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780763664329
0763664324
Branch Call Number: JP ERING
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm

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Feb 10, 2017

I want to give this book 6 stars. T.B.Ering has written and illustrated a book that I can see becoming a Classic. The illustrations evoke all the emotions of the characters: joy, sympathy, loneliness, fear, surprise, hope and determination and happiness. The story is told in short bits of words and sentences and the whole tale moves swiftly without talking down to young readers. The entire packaging of this publication with embossing of the illustration on the cover captivated and inspired me to read this from the moment I saw it. Surely others will read it, love it, and share it.

MissLacie Jan 19, 2017

The illustrations in this book are wonderful. You can "feel" the tossing sea and the dense fog. Also the music represented by colored strokes in the sky adds to the beauty of the book. The open ending gave the perfect twist to end the story.

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