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Books with title The Ugly Duckling

  • The Ugly Duckling

    Iris Johansen, Barbara Rosenblat, Recorded Books

    Audiobook (Recorded Books, Oct. 23, 2013)
    With more than eight million copies of her books in print, Iris Johansen has captured top spots on national best-seller lists and attracted a wide audience of fans. Renowned for her superb storytelling, Johansen adds a dark twist to the well-known fable in The Ugly Duckling. Nell Calder is the docile, plain wife of a powerful financier. She is content to live in the shadows of his elegant international life. Suddenly one night, at a lavish party, a hit man targets her husband. Nell’s face and body are deeply marred by the same violent hand. But from the ensuing surgery and rehabilitation, Nell emerges beautiful, strong, and bent on revenge. To develop the skills she needs to face her attacker, Nell must conquer her fear and face almost impossible odds. Layered with suspense, drama, and passion, this fast-paced story plunges you into Nell's dangerous mission. Narrator Barbara Rosenblat provides the perfect pace for a gripping, sophisticated tale.
  • The Ugly Duckling

    Hans Christian Andersen, Jerry Pinkney

    Hardcover (Morrow Junior Books, March 24, 1999)
    A gorgeous, Caldecott Honor-winning version of the classic storyFor over one hundred years The Ugly Duckling has been a childhood favorite, and Jerry Pinkney's spectacular adaptation brings it triumphantly to new generations of readers.With keen emotion and fresh vision, the acclaimed artist captures the essence of the tale's timeless appeal: The journey of the awkward little bird—marching bravely through hecklers, hunters, and cruel seasons—is an unforgettable survival story; this blooming into a graceful swan is a reminder of the patience often necessary to discover true happiness. Splendid watercolors set in the lush countryside bring the drama to life in this hardcover picture book.
  • The Ugly Duckling

    Hans Christian Andersen, Ashley Bogert, PC Treasures, Inc.

    Audiobook (PC Treasures, Inc., Dec. 30, 2007)
    Here's the classic story of an ugly little duckling teased by the entire barnyard. Embarking on a journey of adventure and discovery, the poor little creature eventually makes a triumphant, heart-warming return to his home.
  • The Ugly Duckling

    Brighter Child, Carson-Dellosa Publishing

    Paperback (Brighter Child, Sept. 15, 2017)
    THE UGLY DUCKLING: Featuring 32 pages of fresh, captivating illustrations, this 8" x 8" story book tells the tale of the Ugly Duckling on his journey through the big, wide world to find the place where he truly belongs.CLASSIC STORIES: This classic retold tale captures a child's interest, page after page, as they take their imagination on a magical journey through timeless stories and adventures.BENEFITS: Easy-to-follow story books are an excellent skill-building resource for reading comprehension, while introducing your child to hundreds of new words.FAMILY STORY TIME: Reading together is a great way to bond with your child while also fostering communication, understanding, and a lifelong love for reading.BUILD A LIBRARY: Collect every title from the Keepsake Stories collection to create the perfect library that will enchant readers time and time again!
  • The Ugly Duckling

    Hans Christian Andersen, Walter Zimmerman, Jack Benson, Jimcin Recordings

    Audiobook (Jimcin Recordings, June 15, 2007)
    Here is Anderson's timeless tale of the ugly duckling that became a beautiful swan.
  • The Meanest Ugliest Duckling

    E. B. Adams

    eBook (Wholehearted Books, LLC, March 28, 2020)
    Pricilla, Galahad and Arabella are enjoying a beautiful morning. Then Barb shows up.With a STOMP! STOMP! STOMP!And a CHOMP! CHOMP! CHOMP!Barb is the meanest, ugliest, duckling you know.And this is going to be her greatest show!Another fun and quirky Silly Wood Tale for kids and adults to read aloud and laugh together. With a bouncing fun rhyme and silly but wonderful illustrations, The Meanest Ugliest Duckling is sure to quack you up.
  • The Ugly Duckling

    Larry Carney, David DuChene, PC Treasures, Inc.

    Audible Audiobook (PC Treasures, Inc., Dec. 30, 2007)
    It's a happy day around the pond when the little ducklings hatch. But when one "ugly" little duckling emerges from its egg, it finds itself outcast from the barnyard. Despite the soothing words of its mother, the ugly little duckling heads off to be alone, only to discover a beautiful fate waiting ahead. This is a brand-new adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen favorite.
  • The Ugly Duckling

    Hans Christian Andersen, Ripple Digital Publishing

    eBook (Ripple Digital Publishing, March 18, 2011)
    A classic story by Hans Christian Andersen presented with modern illustrations. The story of how a little bird endures the abuses and miseries as he was growing up not realizing he would mature into a beautiful swan. It’s a great tale about personal transformation for the better."It is only with the heart that one can see clearly, for the most essential things are invisible to the eye."
– Antonie De Sainte Exupery
  • The Ugly Duckling

    Hans Christian Andersen, Abby Elvidge, Bassett Publishing

    Audiobook (Bassett Publishing, April 17, 2018)
    The Ugly Duckling tells the story of a homely little bird born in a barnyard who suffers abuse from others around him, until, much to his delight, he matures into a beautiful swan, the most beautiful bird of all. The story is beloved around the world as a tale about personal transformation for the better.
  • The Ugly Duckling

    Hans Christian Andersen, Lenny Henry, One Media iP Ltd

    Audible Audiobook (One Media iP Ltd, Jan. 11, 2017)
    Take delight in this beautiful retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's Ugly Duckling, voiced by the marvellous Sir Lenny Henry. Lenny Henry is an English stand-up comedian, actor, and television presenter, among other things, known for cofounding the charity Comic Relief. He was appointed a CBE in 1999 and knighted in 2015 for services to drama and charity.
  • The Ugly Duckling

    Hans Christian Andersen, Erica Johns, Naxos AudioBooks

    Audiobook (Naxos AudioBooks, Nov. 14, 2013)
    This is a story from the Andersen's Fairy Tales collection. The world of Hans Christian Andersen is seen through the eyes of children. There is the everyday wonder of an ugly duckling being transformed into a swan; the puffed-up Emperor being fooled by his own importance; the tender tragedy of a little match girl; the upright honesty of John rewarded by his traveling companion. By bringing true feelings to these stories, Andersen's tales have become part of universal folklore.
  • Walt Disney's The Ugly Duckling

    Annie North Bedford, Walt Disney Studio

    Hardcover (Golden/Disney, Jan. 3, 2017)
    Based on Walt Disney’s The Ugly Duckling Silly Symphonies animated short from 1939, this classic Little Golden Book was originally published in 1952. Now the beloved book is back to delight a new generation of boys and girls ages 2 to 5—as well as collectors of all ages!