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A tale of friendship by Jorge Sandoval in which a duck meets a character called Death who – as it turns out – has been following her all her life.


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Illustrations of ten words considered untranslatable to single-word English from Lost In Translation: An Illustrated Compendium of Untranslatable Words from Around the World – a new book by Ella Frances Sanders.