Hazel Hutchins, the popular, award-winning author, has written a story about one man and one duck -- not a nature-conquering scenario, but a tale of human compassion and caring for the creatures with whom we share the earth. Hazel tells the story in a soft, rhythmic style, matched perfectly by Ruth Ohi's illustrations.
A farmer and father of four sets out to plow his fie...more
Rhythmic and poetic text accompanied by beautiful watercolours. I loved the idea of this story, more than the actual story. The writing is beautiful, but the sentences had sort of a disjoi ...more