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An Egg Is Quiet

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 23 Ratings and 23 Reviews

Book Description
Award-winning artist Sylvia Long has teamed with up-and-coming author Dianna Aston to create this gorgeous and informative introduction to eggs. From tiny hummingbird eggs to giant ostrich eggs, oval ladybug eggs to tubular dogfish eggs, gooey frog eggs to fossilized dinosaur eggs, it magnificently captures the incredible variety of eggs and celebrates their beauty and wonder. The evocative text ... More
Book Information
PublisherChronicle Books
BindingHardcover (6 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages36
Publication Date03/02/2006
The Creators
About Dianna Hutts Aston (Author) : Dianna Hutts Aston is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Dianna Hutts Aston include The Moon Over Star, Not So Tall for Six, An Orange in January, and Loony Littl... more
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About Sylvia Long (Illustrator) : Sylvia Long is a published author, creator, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Sylvia Long include A Seed Is Sleepy, Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star, An Egg Is Quie... more
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Reader Comments
10/1/2007 Andrea & Mark said: "Stunning in its sensational simplicity and resplendent with scientific details
tags: I recommend, Sylvia Long, seeds, science, review, Podcast, eggs, Dianna Aston, childrens book, biology, An Egg is Quiet, a seed is sleepy

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4/21/2007 Little Willow tagged as: I Read

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