Mallory the Forgetful Duck

Mallory the Forgetful Duck
Mallory the Forgetful Duck     Barnes & Noble

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A mama duck searches for her nest in this educational tale about birds, nests, and a mother’s love. View the book trailer for a peek inside the book.

Full description:
Mallory is a very forgetful duck. She can’t remember where she left her nest. She sets out along the Chesapeake Bay to find it, but soon stumbles upon a nest that is not her own. Follow Mallory in her quest to find her nest and find out why her own eggs are more special than any others.

Schiffer Books | Pre-K to grade 3 | 40 pp | 8.5 x11 | Subject Categories: Children’s Baby Animal Books, Environment & Ecology, Science & Nature, Bird Books and Zoology. #kidsbooks #birdbooks #ChesapeakeBaybooks #Marylandbooks #Easter #spring #babybirds #EarthDay


“This book is a must have for any child’s library and will be read for generations to come.” Sandie Lee, Imagination Cafe

“In this charming picture book, nature scenes are beautifully illustrated by Kelli Nash. Kids will enjoy reading about Mallory’s confusion as she hops from nest to nest, searching for her own. And once she does lay her eggs, they will discover that a mom’s love is the very best kind.” Alice Berger, Bergers Book Reviews

“Your child can anticipate and cheer Mallory on as she attempts to find her own nest of eggs. The book is a wonderful catalyst for studying eggs and fowl.” Richele McFarlin,

Book Trailer

Lesson Plans

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Toys and Gifts

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