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An Extraordinary Egg
An Extraordinary Egg
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An Extraordinary Egg

Written by Leo LionniAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Leo Lionni


· Knopf Books for Young Readers
· Hardcover · March 22, 1994 · $17.99 · 978-0-679-85840-9 (0-679-85840-7)
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.

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Illus. in full color. While taking a walk, three frogs discover what they believe to be a chicken egg and eagerly wait for it to hatch. When a scaly, four-legged creature with a long snoutful of teeth emerges a few days later, the frogs are still convinced it's a chicken and are thrilled to have a new friend. Soon the frogs and "chicken" are inseparable, at least until the day "chicken" finds and returns to her mother...an enormous "hen" who looks suspiciously like an alligator!