Duffy’s Lucky Escape by Ellie Jackson
Duffy’s Lucky Escape
Make story time an educational adventure about the sea, its inhabitants, and the global problem of plastic pollution in the planet’s oceans. A perfect story for your own little Wild Tribe Hero, this inspiring and gentle book is the first in the Wild Tribe Heroes series and is based on a true story. Follow Duffy the Sea Turtle as she has a lucky escape from the harmful effects of marine plastics in the Great Barrier Reef.
Learn how turtles confuse plastics for food
Help children to understand the link between plastic and wildlife
Ideas for the future and how children can help
Perfect for a bedtime story and to share with your school
Great for parents, grandparents, preschool and primary school
But this book teaches children about more than the dangers. It also helps them understand the importance of looking after our environment, and how they can help all in a fun and friendly way, with ideas and activities which reinforce the story’s message that this is a planet for all and that sea creatures have feelings too.
About the Author
Ellie Jackson is a Cornish based author and has written a series of children’s picture books which highlight the problems of plastic in our oceans.
- Ellie has had personal letters of congratulations from Sir David Attenborough and Prince Charles.
- All of her books are based on true stories which means that children are more connected to the issue.
- Featured in national media – BBC, Guardian, Huffington Post and Mail on Sunday