The Story about Ping
Author: Marjorie Flack
Illustrations by Kurt Wiese
Publisher: Puffin Books; Paperback Picture book
A little duck named Ping finds adventure on the Yangtze River when he is too late to board his master's houseboat one evening. The exceptional illustrations bring the lush Yangtze to life, from Ping's family to the trained fishing birds he finds himself among to the faithfully rendered boats and fishermen. This is a read-aloud classic your children will love!