A delightful CD and midi hardback pack of a picture book classic! "How goes the work?" called the farmer. The duck answered, "Quack!" While the poor duck works, the lazy farmer lies in bed...until one day the farm animals decide to take action! Join in the fun of this favourite, read-aloud picture book and accompanying CD. Performed by Sophie Aldred and Bill Odie, the CD contains over 45 minutes of fully dramatized readings, music, and story-based activities. Winner of the Smarties Book Prize and the British Book Awards Illustrated Children's Book of the Year.
Martin Waddell is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest living writers of books for children. He has won many awards for his work, including the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2004. Martin lives in Northern Ireland. Helen Oxenbury is among the most popular and critically acclaimed illustrators of our time. Among her countless books for children is the Kate Greenaway Medal-winning "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll. Helen lives in north London.