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The Little White Duck




The Little White Duck

"I'm a little white duck sitting in the water, a little white duck doing what he oughter." Children have sung this silly song written by Walt Whippo and Bernard Zaritzky for half a century. Performers from Burl Ives to Danny Kaye to Raffi have recorded it over the years/5(46).

 · LITTLE WHITE DUCK is a graphic memoir geared toward a juvenile audience. In the book, the author presents numerous vignettes of her life growing up in China in the s. While there is material very specific to time and place, there are other experiences that are universal to /5.

Growing up, I was steeped in this narrative through my family's stories. I opened Na Liu and Andrés Vera Martínez's 'Little White Duck: A Childhood in China' expecting to encounter it once again.'Little White Duck' is a collection of eight autobiographical short stories from Liu's own childhood, illustrated as /5(56).

A little white duck doing what he oughter. He took a bite of a lily pad, Flapped his wings and he said "I'm glad; I'm a little white duck sitting in the water, Quack! Quack! Quack!'. There's a little green frog swimming in the water, A little green frog doing what he oughter. He jumped right off of the lily pad, That the little duck bit and he.

Perhaps 'Little White Duck' isn't so different from my family's stories after all. By the end of the book, though, I didn't really care, and that's the brilliance of what Liu and Martínez have done. Their characters are more than just pieces to be puzzled into someone else's s:


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Posted on 22.10.2021 in DEFAULT by Tojajin

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  1. Faetilar says:

    The Little White Duck. Written by Bernard Zaritzky and Walt Barrows © There's a little white duck sitting in the water. a little white duck doing what he oughter. he took a bite of a lily pad. flapped his wings and he said "I'm glad. I'm a little white duck sitting in the water. quack! quack! quack!".

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