The Ugly Duckling

A classic story by Hans Christian Andersen in its original text presented with modern illustrations.

The story of how a little bird endures the abuses and miseries as he was growing up not realizing he would mature into a beautiful swan. It's a great tale about personal transformation for the better.

The Ugly Duckling - Hans Christian Andersen Summary

"The Ugly Duckling" (Danish: Den grimme ælling) is a literary fairy tale by Danish poet and author Hans Christian Andersen (1805–1875). “The Ugly Duckling” was first published on 11 November 1843, with three other tales by Andersen in Copenhagen, Denmark to great critical acclaim. The tale has been adapted to various media including opera, musical, and animated film. The tale is completely Andersen's invention and owes no debt to fairy tales or folklore...

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The Ugly Duckling - Hans Christian Andersen Book Reviews (22,069)


Great book5 star

Really shows how u should care about others 55


Happy5 star

I love it wish there was adult books like this 55

all most close

The ugly duckling3 star

At first I was little bit mad because it was not audio but then it was okay and I start liking the book when I got to page 8 it was nothing there I wanted to no what happened next so that’s when i got mad again but the book was good 35


YEET5 star

I liked it cause it’s fiction and my kids like no love it they think the ugly duckling is like them at school and I always loved it and so has my kids 55


Good af5 star

I never read the ugly duckling before and I’m twelve, I’m not getting any younger and since it was in lilo and stitch I wanted to read it I looked it up and this book completed what I wanted to do time for the next goal 55

Ms. Amerah

Lovely book5 star

It was amazing story..I feel sorry for duckling💔 55

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Not bad and not the right story5 star

I kinda like it 55


Cool book5 star

This book is funny it’s just shows that I am ugly Good bye 55


Please read3 star

It’s a great book but I gotta say, there are a few mistakes here, if you guys r gonna write a book, write it well. And also the picture were late the pictures for one page are on the next page. Please fix that. And well except for that it was 👍🏾👍🏾👍🏾 35


The Ugly Duckling5 star

This is a story for young and old alike. Ioved every word. The happy ending made all the pain disappear. 55


Song5 star

Does anyone know the song from the last page? 55


Great book5 star

This is a really good book 👌 55

Jane Jamilah

The ugly duckling4 star

An old favorite. Love it! 45


The ugly duckling4 star

This was a awesome book and I think it would have been better if you had shortened the book up. It was a wonderful way to keep people busy and learn to love these books you've wrote.😜good job 45

Jenna is awesome

Boring5 star

good story , but obvious ending 55


Abby's comment5 star

So great 55

Rich and spicy

I hate this book1 star

Make this book better don't read 15


The Ugly Duckling5 star

It Is Awesome And Wicked 55


Great Book5 star

My daughter and I enjoyed this book. She acted it out as I read.. Now she is drawing a picture describing what she learned from this book. 55

The new update to fix

The only thing I have5 star

I'm not here for a long time to get a new phone. I don't think that I have a great way of saying that. I'm so tired and hungry but I'm still waiting for my phone. The fact that you have no clue how much you love someone else will be a little more than one million dollars to be able too many times I've had a dream I was a little bit more of a little more than one million people are just as good as a result of the best thing about being able to get a new phone. I have to go back and forth between the lines of the day before the update and I don't know how much you mean.y to be the first half of the year of the best thing ever. The best thing ever is when you are so much better than the other da..y of school for me and I don't think that I can get it right away with the same thing to say it. I don't have a good idea but the fact is the most important thing I'm at a time when you are so much for a new song on my iPhone. 55

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