The Odd Egg (Board)
he Odd Egg by Emily Gravett is a beautifully illustrated tale with a surprise ending bound to ruffle some feathers!
All the birds have eggs to hatch. All except Duck. Then Duck is delighted to find an egg of his own to look after. It's the most beautiful egg in the whole world! But all the other birds think it's very odd indeed - and everyone's in for a big surprise when it finally hatches.
With split pages, this fun format will keep children in suspense as the story unfolds. And they'll love joining in - creak! crack! as each egg hatches.
Emily Gravett's gorgeous story in an eggcellent board book format!
If you're only going to buy one book for your two-year-old, make sure it is Emily Gravett's The Odd Egg. Daily Telegraph Egg stories do not come much better than Emily Gravett's The Odd Egg ... exquisitely expressive. The Times On no account cheat with this book! The surprise ending will delight again and again. Guardian A charming tale Observer Another triumph for Gravett Sunday Times
Emily Gravett is twice winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Nestle Children's Book Prize Bronze Award for her debut picture book Wolves and Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears. An author/illustrator of unique talent and tremendous skill she has a host other of award-winning and critically acclaimed books to her name, including: Orange Pear Apple Bear, Monkey and Me and Tidy. Emily lives in Brighton.