Little Friend by Colleen McKeown


Little Friend by Colleen McKeown

When Laura finds a little duckling, hurt and all alone, she takes him home and cuddles him warm. Day by day she helps him grow bigger and stronger, and the two become firm friends. But then one day the duckling hears the call of the wild ducks, and Laura knows that she must teach her little friend to fly.

About the Author

Colleen McKeown was born in Belfast but moved to England when she was nineteen to study at the Liverpool School of Art. It was here that she began illustrating for children, which led her to complete the Children's Book Illustration Masters at Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge. Colleen's first book Under the Silvery Moon was shortlisted for the Read it Again Cambridgeshire Children's Picture Book Award. Little Friend is her second book for Little Tiger Press.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 4 - 7 years


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Publication date

30th April 2010



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