Quackenstein Hatches a Family by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen


Quackenstein Hatches a Family by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen

Told in rollicking rhyme, this picture book introduces Quack, a lonely duck in his lair at the zoo. One day Quack takes an egg home with him, and much like his inspiration, Dr. Frankenstein, he is shocked by what emerges from the egg. The monster chases him throughout the zoo in a fast-paced and funny parody of monster movies. In the twist ending, the monster (actually an adorable platypus) and Quack resolve their differences and settle down to keep each other company.

About the Author

Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen has written a number of books for children. She visits schools to share her stories and experiences, and teaches writing to children and adults. Visit her online at www.sudipta.com. Brian T Jones His work has appeared in the movie Artschool Confidential, the New Yorker, Entertainment Weekly, the Autry National Center and Risk Management magazine among others. Visit him online at www.briantjones.com.

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32 pages


Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen
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Publication date

3rd August 2010



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