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Pascha at the Duck Pond

Join the animals at the Duckpond as they journey through Great Lent towards Pascha (Easter).  Along with them, we learn that Lent is not about the rules, but about allowing God to change our hearts through love and repentance. Written by Mother Melania and illustrated by Cayce Halsell.


Appropriate for ages 4 years to 9 years old.


$8.50 each book, sales tax included

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Kindle Edition

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Fearless & Friends Series

In this beautifully illustrated series written by Mother Melania, readers meet the inhabitants of the Duck Pond.  Through their adventures, Fearless the Fireduck, Harry the Hound, Charity the Churchmouse and their many neighbors learn important lessons of caring for others, humility, and patience. 


Children of 4-9 years of age from all backgrounds will enjoy these humorous, colorful stories. 



  • Book, $7 each
  • Book set (3/set), $19 for all three books
Rubber Duckies

Mix 'n match these adorable duckies with your favorite book or add to your collection!

$2.25 each


Child Safety:  The duckies meet or exceed applicable safety and regulatory requirements, including the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 and its regulations.

Caution:  Not recommended for children under 3 years of age.  Duckies do not float upright.

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