An excellent adaptation of this beloved fairytale brings a powerful message about love, accepting others, and ourselves. Wonderfully illustrated by Clara Spinassi, this book takes us through this classic story full of diverse characters and selected colored text to introduce your little one to word recognition. A magical and timeless fairy tale with a modern spin that is a must-have on any kid's bookshelf.
The Timeless Collection is all about transitioning to longer stories and listening to fairy tales through the voice of our favorite storyteller. Parents, grandparents, aunts, and uncles; with our technology, anyone can record their voice so your children can hear them tell these stories time and time again and enjoy that special bond.
You can also download our FREE French and Spanish recordings to make your recordable book bilingual! Go to Make it bilingual to find out more.
This book is gift-ready! It comes with 3 size AAA batteries that can be easily replaced and a specially designed gift box! Each Recordable Book comes with a total of 50 seconds of recording per page.
The Ugly Duckling is compatible with My Story Blank Booklet 1st edition. Add your My Story Blank Booklet to your basket and transform your recordable book into your own illustrated story!
Reader discretion: This is an adaptation of a classic fairy tale from the 19th century. To keep the charm of the original version, this book may include judgemental swans, bullying of ducklings, and speciesism.
This book is gift-ready! It comes with batteries included.
- For ages 3 to 10
- 12 x 9 x 1 inches and 2 lb.
- Two AAA batteries (can be bought in any hardware store)
Each Recordable Book has 30 pages, 15 recordings and a total of 50 seconds of recording on EACH page.
Find out more about this feature with our recordable book guide.
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💖 Wonderfully illustrated by Clara Spinassi, classic stories full of diverse characters and selected colored text to introduce your little one to word recognition.
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