Age 3-7 | 32 pages | 250 x 250mm | Publication September 2018
Hardback: ISBN 9781912213672
Paperback: ISBN 9781913134600
Discover the delights of nature with zoologist, poet and top children’s book author Nicola Davies. Follow the young adventurer as she explores eggs of all shapes and sizes, where they may be hiding and what secrets could be held within. All six rhyming books are fully illustrated in colour by illustrator Abbie Cameron.
The fourth in a series of six rhyming books by top children's author Nicola Davies and illustrator Abbie Cameron.
Books in the series:
- Animal Surprises
- Into the Blue
- The Word Bird
- The Secret of the Egg
- Invertebrates are Cool
- The Versatile Reptile
'Introduces a variety of animals to young readers in a friendly manner with a good level of text to illustration for three to six-year-olds.' BookTrust
'Beautiful, vivid illustrations by Abbie Cameron bring each animal to life, this book is a real gem. Perfect for igniting curiosity about the amazing variety of species which live on our planet.' Scottish Book Trust
‘It encourages exploration, investigation and observation and brings out a natural curiosity and appreciation for the environment. The illustrations are gorgeous! Sumptuous, precise, yet free, they depict the natural world in all its' beauty and wonder as they display the variety and life-cycles of the many creatures that begin their lives as eggs. It is an amazing book and even the youngest will happily spend many hours pouring through the pages. While clearly written for little ones, this a book to keep and ponder. Utterly fascinating!’ Fallen Star Stories