Oh, Ducky! (Hardcover)

A Chocolate Calamity

By David Slonim, David Slonim (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books, 9780811835626, 36pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2003

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (2/16/2006)

List Price: 15.95*
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Take one candy machine, one nutty inventor, one handyman, and one rubber duck. Mix well with chocolate andOhhhhhhh, Ducky!you have one delicious adventure.
When a rubber duck gets stuck in the chocolate-making machine, Mr. Peters dons his diving suit to investigate the pipes and swims through chocolate sharks, ships and sea chests to save the day. Childrenand grown-ups, toowill find David Slonims wacky story and goofy characters irresistible.

About the Author

David Slonim has illustrated several books for children, including Moishe's Miracle by Laura Krauss Melmed, which was named one of the top ten children's books of 2000 by The New York Times. He lives in Indiana with his wife and their four children.