The Ugly Duckling is one of the best-loved and treasured children’s books of all time. It is an essential for all young bibliophiles. It is all the more important if you want your child to develop a strong character as he grows up.
The story begins with an ugly duckling who faces teasing over his appearance on a regular basis. Wandering on his own, he finds momentary relief in the company of wild geese and ducks. However, after spending a harsh and solitary winter, the ugly duckling is disillusioned by society. Consequently, he refuses to spend his life in this miserable manner until he meets a beautiful flock of swans one day.
Find out if he achieves self-acceptance or not in this popular Danish fable that has truly stood the test of time.
For children falling under the threshold of 2 – 5 years or 5 – 8 years, it is very important to provide them with a moral backing. Children’s books can have a significant impact on the development in their formative years. Thus, the Ugly Duckling is just what you need to further this endeavour.
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