Duffy's Lucky Escape by Ellie Jackson - Wild Tribe Heroes
A firm favourite in our house, these bestselling children's books tackle environmental issues in a gentle and positive way. All based on true stories, they all have powerful messages behind them. Children and adults alike enjoy them and feel inspired to make positive changes in their own lives and communities.
Duffy’s Lucky Escape will transport you to a tropical paradise where Duffy the Sea Turtle lives amongst beautiful coral reefs and colourful fish only for Duffy to learn that not all that floats is food. As time is running out Duffy has a lucky escape when kind people step in to save the day. A positive, inspiring, beautifully illustrated true story about the problem of ocean plastics with a happy ending.
Themes addressed: Ocean Plastics, Animal Rescue, Turtle Hospital, Marine Pollution, Beach Release
The Wild Tribe Heroes books have received personal letters of congratulations from Sir David Attenborough and Prince Charles who are both extremely concerned about the issue of ocean plastics and are doing everything they can to help raise awareness. The books have been featured on the BBC, in The Guardian, Mail on Sunday and Huffington Post as well as numerous local newspapers, radio and TV and also featured in international podcasts, blogs and press.