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Tatty Duck-bookcover

By: Juliet Deacock

Tatty Duck

Pages: 34 Ratings: 4.9
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This is the wonderful true story of a tiny abandoned duckling that was rescued by a family and the funny times they shared as it grew up in their home. Written in verse, it describes their amusing summer together and what happened to Tatty Duck…!
Juliet Deacock was born in 1961 and brought up in London where she trained and worked as a nurse for many years before moving to Winchester, where she now lives with her family. She spent time in New Zealand which inspired her love of outdoor living and the countryside. She has recently left school nursing to pursue other interests. She enjoys cycling and many creative hobbies. This is her first published work.
Customer Reviews
15 reviews
15 reviews
  • Matthew Wender

    Very lovely! My daughter loved it and so did I.

  • Emily V

    This is such a sweet book, based on a true story and written in rhyming verse. Fantastic for little ones, with big illustrations and a great message to the storyline as well. Would highly recommend!

  • Kate

    What a charming little book that you’ll really enjoy reading to your children who will love the enchanting real-life story of Tatty Duck. It’s a simple tale told in beautiful verse that children of all ages will want you to read over and over again.

  • Clare Norman

    This is a wonderful story I love the rhyming and the fact that it’s true makes it even more enjoyable. My 7-year-old nephew loves it.

  • Ghouls Fox

    Tatty Duck is a fantastic book.
    Really well versed and so cleverly written.
    You really want to find out what happens next. Looking forward to the next one.
    Great illustrations.
    I would highly recommend it to anyone. The fact that it’s a true story makes it even more special.
    Well done Juliet.

  • Ollie James

    Absolutely loved this. Bought Tatty Duck for my young kids and they couldn’t get enough of it. They fell in love with Tatty and have been out at our local river looking out for ducks!

  • Pip BIllington

    love this story we really enjoy it with great-nephews.

  • Lorel Jane Morton

    So enjoyed this delightful and heartwarming true story. So perfect for all godchildren! When is it out on audible?

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