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Ducks for Dark Times is a hilarious, uplifting shot in the arm from Michael Leunig, an antidote to the prevailing madness.

A collection of cartoons about many strange and lovely things: kind words for dark days; simple poems concerning wonderful mysteries; reflections on sadness, joy, dismay, sanity, soup and beauty. Also: doubts, confessions, laments and tributes. Spirited depictions of dogs, ducks, teapots and trees, with various peculiar attempts to shine some light on dark and troubled times.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143788577

    October 30, 2017

    Penguin

    RRP $24.99

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The Penguin Leunig: 40th Anniversary Edition
The Essential Leunig: Cartoons from a Winding Path
Short Notes from the Long History of Happiness
Curly Verse: Selected Poems - Popular Penguins
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The Curly Pyjama Letters
A New Penguin Leunig
The Travelling Leunig

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