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The tale of the Mandarin duck : a modern fable / story by Bette Midler ; photographs and afterward by Michiko Kakutani ; with illustrations by Joana Avillez.

Midler, Bette (author.). Kakutani, Michiko, (photographer.). Avillez, Joana, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 10 of 11 copies available at Bibliomation.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry JE MID (Text to phone) 33260000521220 Juvenile New Available -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown J PIC MID (Text to phone) 34014148576193 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Derby Public Library JP MID (Text to phone) 34047146033361 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Howard Whittemore Library - Naugatuck j MIDLER, BETTE (Text to phone) 34027144047605 Juvenile New Picture Book Checked out 06/30/2021
Rowayton Library J MID (Text to phone) 33625122938694 Juvenile Red Dot Available -
Salem Free Public Library E MID (Text to phone) 33640143771040 Juvenile New Easy Available -
Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury JP MIDLER, B (Text to phone) 34005148678476 Juvenile New Picture Book Available -
Southbury Public Library JP MID (Text to phone) 34019148742703 Juvenile New Fiction Recently Returned -
Terryville Public Library E MID (Text to phone) 34028146984431 Juvenile New Picture Book Available -
Thompson Public Library FOLK & FAIRY TALES Midler (Text to phone) 34038139045132 Children's New Material Available -
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Summary, etc.: " How do you get people to appreciate what is right in front of them? In The Tale of the Mandarin Duck, it takes a mysterious, beautiful duck and a clear-eyed kid to point out the obvious! Bette Midler's distinctive voice joins striking photos of the real duck by Michiko Kakutani and charming black-and-white drawings by Joana Avillez. This book will have readers of all ages coming back to visit the fantastical interpretation of New York City and its odd ducks--both feathered and human."--Amazon.
Subject: Fairy tales
Mandarin duck Juvenile fiction
Ducks Juvenile fiction
City and town life Juvenile fiction
Mindfulness (Psychology) Juvenile fiction
New York (N.Y.) Juvenile fiction
Genre: Picture books.

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