The Duck Song
A determined duck pleads for grapes at the most unlikely of places: a lemonade stand. The story and song in this comical, musical picture book will delight both adults and children, who can play the song aloud withthe touch of a button on the cover whilelearning important lessons about persistence and compassion.A music CD featuring 12 original children’s songs is include
Illustrator: Forrest Whaley
First Published: 2010
Okay, it's the Duck Song.
A youtube sensation transcribed into a colourful, fun children's book.
But do you know what's truly great about it?
It's still funny.
A Dad joke made into a youtube clip and now a book.
Our copy of the book comes with a CD containing the three Duck Songs which makes Daughter very happy and Dad leave the room.
Still, it's a funny song and a funny book.
Read aloud - 2+
Read yourself - 5+
I am in love with this book! I found myself giggling through it from the very first page. The ARC copies aren't furnished with the sound component for the book so I wasn't able to check that out, but I'm betting it's as wonderful as the rest of the book. In the back of the book there's a CD with severa ...more
The illustrations in this book are so cute, they look like they are drawn by kids. Forrest Whaley was only 14 when he animated the video. I thought that was amazing! I especially love the ...more
When offered the chance to review The Duck Song by Bryant Oden, I accepted because my nephews (not quite 3 and almost 5) love books, and they are always appreciative when I bring them something new. The book looked cute, and fun, so I was pretty excited when I got my copy. I didn't know that it had originally been a bit of a big deal on youtube.
Once I got my copy, I read through it once and then brought it to my sister's to rea ...more
I picked this up in the library and showed my daughter (11) who immediately grinned from ear to ear and ran off with it to read in a private corner. THAT is what this song/story does to people!
It is very cute the way it rhymes and the illustrations are very colorful and bright. A CD comes with the book and the first song on it is The Duck Song (includes 11 oth ...more
The illustrations are simple, bright and bold. A great gift book for a young child.