Ping is a spirited little duck who lives on the Yangtze river. One night, to avoid a spanking for being the last duck home, Ping stays out all night and explores the world. His funny misadventures will delight young readers today as much as they did in 1933, when this classic tale was first published. Recommended for ages 3 to 8.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 32 Vendor: Grosset & Dunlap Publication Date: 2000 Dimensions: 8.02 X 8.04 X 0.12 (inches) ISBN: 0448421658
Since 1933, The Story About Ping has captivated generations of readers, but never before has it been available in a mass-market paperback format. No one can deny the appeal of the book's hero, Ping, the spirited little duck who lives on a boat on the Yangtze River. Ping's misadventures one night while exploring the world around his home form the basis of this timeless classic, which is brought to life by Kurt Wiese's warm and poignant illustrations.