Name (First Name, Last Initial)
Marcel Z
Book Title
Detective Duck
Henry Winkler
Short Story
What is the setting of the book?
The book takes place in the Dogwood Pond.
Who is/are the main character(s)? What are they like?
The main character is Willow- a little duck raised by a beaver father. There are also other animals who live by that pond: Beaver McBeaver, Sal the lizard, Aaron the heron, Franny and Tad the frogs, Snout the weasel, Harry the catfish, and Flitter the dragonfly.
What is the conflict of the story?
A tire crashes into a pond polluting animals’ environment.
What was the conclusion of the book?
The animals work together to remove the tire. Willow the duck takes a lead and successfully clears the pond. Willow also leaves a message to the human, it reads “RECYCLE”.
While reading the book, what were your emotions?
I didn’t really have any emotions while reading this book.
Do you think the book had a moral? If so, what was it?
Yes, it does. Remember you’re a guest on this planet and you should take care of it. Don’t pollute!
Star Rating
Selected Value: 7 (0 min / 10 max)
Why did you give the book this rating?
I like mystery books and this one had an element of surprise and mystery.
What was your favorite/least favorite part?
I liked the story as a whole.
Would you recommend this book to others? Why?
Yes, I would recommend this book to others. It’s an easy read.
How much action was in the book?
Selected Value: 8 (0 min / 10 max)
How much drama was in the book?
Selected Value: 5 (0 min / 10 max)
How much humor was in the book?
Selected Value: 0 (0 min / 10 max)
How much suspense was in the book?
Selected Value: 0 (0 min / 10 max)
Book Report: Detective Duck