Fix-It Duck
Jez Alborough, Illustrated by Jez Alborough, Read by Matt Lucas

Book cover image

Narrated By: Matt Lucas

Duration: 10 minutes

What to expect

Bestselling picture book title on tape, with music!

Plop! goes the drip that drops from the cup.
Duck looks down and Duck looks up.
‘A leak in the roof, oh! What bad luck.
This is a job for FIX-IT DUCK.’

So begins the hilarious new adventure of Duck and his friends Sheep, Goat and Frog.
Duck decides that not only can he fix his own leaking roof, but that Sheep with his broken window would also benefit from his DIY expertise…
Of course, by the time Duck has lent a hand, his hapless friends are left requiring even more repair work than they did in the first place! And what caused Duck’s leaking roof? Could it be that he forgot to turn his bath tap off?!?

Genre

Children's picture books, Picture books: character books

Listen to a sample

Reviews for Duck in the Truck include:

‘Rhyme, illustration, wit and inventiveness combine to produce outstanding quality.’ TES Primary

‘With light-hearted tension, wry characterisations and lots of squishy mud, this tale makes for a quacking good read-aloud.’ Publishers Weekly, US

‘Albourough’s text is perfect for reading out loud and the mix of close-up and panoramic illustrations give an animated, live-action feel.’ Junior

‘Colourful, arresting and busting with action.’ Child Education