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Ugly Duckling (Ziefert), The

Ugly Duckling (Ziefert), The

by Harriet Ziefert Illustrated by Emily Bolam
When one duckling doesn't look like his brothers and sisters, he is teased and made to feel sad and lonely. The ugly duckling thinks that no one will want him until he discovers that he is really a beautiful swan.
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
1.5
Lexile Measure
40L
DRA
12
Guided Reading
G
Publisher
Puffin Books
Number of Pages
32

About the Author and Illustrator

Harriet Ziefert From helping them learn to draw, know their colors, and how and why to floss, Harriet Ziefert has been writing books that entertain and inform kids from infancy onward.
Emily Bolam Emily Bolam published her first children's book upon graduating from art school. She has been creating board books and picture books ever since.

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