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The Ugly Ducklingby Pirrko Vainio
Synopses & Reviews
Someone is taking a keen interest in the Easter eggs. Who could he be, and what is he up to in that tree? The annual Easter Egg Hunt is in jeopardy and it's up to Harry the Squirrel to save it! Pirkko Vainio's beautiful watercolor art brings this woodland Easter adventure to life.
Pirkko Vainio was born in Finland and studied at the Academy of Art in Helsinki. She has written and illustrated many books for NorthSouth Books, including The Ugly Duckilng & Little Bunny's First Christmas.
Retold with simple elegance and illustrated in glowing watercolors by one of the worlds great artists, this edition of The Ugly Duckling is sure to be a favorite
"An unusually beautiful version of an old favorite." Book Magazine on The Ugly Duckling, illustrated by Pirkko Vainio.
When the Chinese emperor is presented with a bejeweled, golden nightingale he rejects his living, singing pet nightingale. But when he falls ill, only the song of the true nightingale can heal him.
About the Author
Vainio works as an illustrator and graphic designer.
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