Lessons from Ducks

Lessons from Ducks

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How do you go on when everything you love is ripped away from you? Anna Jenkins is sleepwalking through life. Once, she had everything she could ever want, but now she rattles away in her big old house where the silence doesn't just echo, it bounces off the rafters, slides down the window panes, rolls across the bench tops and skids across the floor. With a job she hates and a manager who hates her, Anna divides her time between work, home and the cemetery. It's not much of an existence, even Anna can admit that. But then, she's spent a fair amount of time plotting ways to not exist at all, so it's the least of her worries. Enter some ducks, a handful of eggs, an eight year old boy named after a Sesame Street character and his father who can't seem to keep his shirt on, and things are about to change. Whether Anna likes it or not.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 372 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 23.62mm | 630.49g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1514715775
  • 9781514715772

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132 ratings
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1 3% (4)
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