Lulu and the Duck in the Park

Lulu and the Duck in the Park

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Lulu, who loves animals, brings an abandoned duck egg to school, even though her teacher has banned Lulu from bringing animals to school ever again.
Publisher: Chicago : Albert Whitman, 2012
ISBN: 9780807548080
0807548081
Branch Call Number: J Fiction
Characteristics: 104 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Lamont, Priscilla
Alternative Title: Lulu & the duck in the park

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Readers seeking fast-paced, funny, beginning chapter books will enjoy this charming series about spunky Lulu, well-known for her love of animals. Lulu's generous, tender-hearted spirit often puts her at odds with the adults in her life. Lively black-and-white illustrations bring Lulu's multicultu... Read More »


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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Aug 01, 2019

These stories will delight any animal lover. I found the book to be fun-loving, clever, and bright. I loved the educational component associated with the story and the diversity that was depicted through the presented relationships. I loved that Lulu was of ethnic origin. I thought this served as such a positive and had the potential to open up a huge door in terms of possibilities for children who quite often don't hear of minorities working with or caring for animals.While it is never mentioned in the stories, the wonderful illustrations on every page show that Lulu and her family are black, as are some of the kids in her class. This incidental diversity is a fluid part of the story, fitting right in with all the other small details that make the Lulu series fun, warm, engaging books to read. 5/5. @TheBookWorm of the Hamilton Public Library Teen Review Board.

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Hiny
Nov 22, 2017

I just love ❤️ this book, if you like animals, this book would be perfect for you.

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elloyd74
Sep 04, 2013

Lulu is "famous for loving animals"--all the way down to spiders. So when her 3rd grade class witnesses, on a field trip, two large dogs ruin a nest of duck eggs and Lulu finds that one egg has survived, what can she do but tuck it inside her sweater and hope it doesn't hatch before the end of the school day? A short, Ramona-like book about having a well-intentioned secret, with a happy ending.

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Nov 23, 2017

Hiny thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and under

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violet_ant_115 Jul 03, 2014

The book is about a young girl love for animals.

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