It sits there, under its mother's feathers ... on top of its father's feet ...
This stunningly beautiful and wonderfully informative book from award-winning artist Sylvia Long and author Dianna Hutts Aston makes for a fascinating introduction to the vast and amazing world of eggs. From tiny hummingbird eggs to giant ostrich eggs, oval ladybug eggs to tubular dogfish eggs, gooey frog eggs to fossilized dinosaur eggs, An Egg is Quiet captures the incredible variety of eggs and celebrates their beauty and wonder.
Featuring poetic text and an elegant design, this acclaimed book teaches children countless interesting facts about more than 60 types of eggs. Full of wit and charm, An Egg Is Quiet will at once spark the imagination and cultivate a love of science.
Written by: Dianna Hutts Aston
Illustrated by: Sylvia Long
Ages 5 to 8 years
36pp 9 1/2" x 11"