This book looks at the stages in the life cycle of a duck through the first weeks in its growing up process. Presented with text in story form for parent and children to share. The living world is brought to life by close-up photography sequences in this series of natural history books for the young reader. Illustrations border each page, enhancing the photographs and providing additional information on the animals growth or behaviour. A photographic paperback series designed to introduce the fascinating world of animals and how they develop.