Spring 2022

Mr. Darcy

From the Series Mr. Darcy

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 1
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Mr. Darcy is a rather reserved and gentle duck, with all the qualities of an English aristocrat.

He likes to tip his hat and say “Good Morning” and he would never want to bother anybody.

He lives alone on the edge of Pemberley Park and keeps himself to himself. Unfortunately, his life is a little lonely.

One day, he receives an invitation from Lizzie and her sisters for tea but declines. He would never go to the ordinary park where they live. Over the next few days, certain events change Mr. Darcy and he realizes that it’s okay to let his friends know he needs some help and perhaps it’s rather nice to be loved after all.

A delightful introduction to some of Jane Austen’s most famous characters with stunning watercolors from award-winning illustrator Peter Carnavas.

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978-1-913639-86-0
$13.49
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 1
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Picture Books
Category SEL: A Self-Awareness, SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: D Relationship Skills, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2022
Publisher New Frontier Publishing
Imprint New Frontier Publishing
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2022-05-03
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV039050, JUV039060, JUV002280
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 9.5 x 9.75
Lexile 540
Features Original artwork, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Author: Alex Field

Alex Field's great love of Jane Austen's Mr. Darcy from Pride and Prejudice inspired her to create Mr. Darcy. Alex has written numerous articles for print and online media, as well as moonlighting as a children's publisher. She adores Jane Austen and children—of which she has five.

Illustrator: Peter Carnavas

Peter Carnavas is an internationally successful and award-winning illustrator and author, living in Queensland, Australia. His books include: Jessica's Box, The Important things, Last Tree in the City, Sarah's Heavy Heart, The Children Who Loved Books, and The Great Expedition.

Lerner eSource™ offers free digital teaching and learning resources, including Common Core State Standards (CCSS) teaching guides. These guides, created by classroom teachers, offer short lessons and writing exercises that give students specific instruction and practice using Common Core skills and strategies. Lerner eSource also provides additional resources including online activities, downloadable/printable graphic organizers, and additional educational materials that would also support Common Core instruction. Download, share, pin, print, and save as many of these free resources as you like!

Mr. Darcy

A delightful series about Mr. Darcy the duck. Based on the author’s great love of Jane Austen’s Mr. Darcy from Pride and Prejudice. View available downloads →

Mr. Darcy

Mr. Darcy is a rather reserved and gentle duck, with all the qualities of an English aristocrat. He likes to tip his hat and say “Good Morning” and he would never want to bother anybody. He lives alone on the edge of Pemberley Park and… View available downloads →

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