About The Book Five little ducks went swimming one day, Over the hills and far away. Mamma Duck said, QUACK! QUACK! QUACK! But only four little ducks came back. The well-loved counting rhyme is now brought to you in a fabulous split-page format. With a delightful foiled cover and bold, child-friendly illustrations by up-and-coming new illustrator, Jason Chapman, this new edition is perfect for sharing with little ones.