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An extraordinary egg

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This egg-splosive tale of mistaken identity from Caldecott winner Leo Lionni is perfect for springtime reading and frog fans everywhere! For three frogs, an ordinary day on Pebble Island becomes extraordinary when one of them discovers a beautiful white egg. Although they've never seen a chicken egg, they're sure that's what this is. So, when the egg hatches and out crawls a long, green, scaly, four-legged creatured, they naturally call it...a chicken! Leo Lionni's colorful animal fable--one of his simplest and funniest--features a hilarious case of mistaken identity that's an utter delight. "An eggs traordinary treat from a master storyteller."-- SLJ "Just the thing to lighten up a picture-book hour."-- Kirkus
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Grouping Title extraordinary egg
Grouping Author lionni leo
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-18 02:41:40AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-19 01:30:16AM

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subject_facet Alligators -- Fiction, Alligators -- Juvenile fiction, Alligators. -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Frogs -- Fiction, Frogs -- Juvenile fiction, Frogs. -- Fiction, Identity -- Fiction
title_display An extraordinary egg
title_full An extraordinary egg / Leo Lionni, An extraordinary egg / by Leo Lionni
title_short An extraordinary egg
topic_facet Alligators, Fiction, Friendship, Frogs, Identity, Juvenile fiction