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An Extraordinary Egg (1994)

by Leo Lionni

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Jessica the frog befriends the animal that hatches from an egg she brought home, thinking it is a chicken.

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Frogs, Alligators, Friendship
  kmgerbig | Dec 29, 2022 |
This playful picture book has bright illustrations and engaging text. It was one of my favorites as a child, I always hoped I would find an egg like that! ( )
  cariannabell | Jul 20, 2021 |
I really want to like these, but they just keep being preachy and talking-down and... ow. ( )
  wetdryvac | Mar 2, 2021 |
  lcslibrarian | Aug 13, 2020 |
A frog named Jessica one day stumbles upon a very large stone that happens to be more than just a stone. This is my first book I've ever read by Leo Lionni and it turned out to be such a hilarious read. I pictured myself reading it to a classroom of students and I couldn't help imagine how fun of a read it would be for them. Aside from being a funny story, this picture book can lead to informative discussions about the wildlife mentioned in the story and much more. ( )
  D.Chokr | Feb 10, 2020 |
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Leo Lionniprimary authorall editionscalculated
DeRosa, Richsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Island, Donna ConeyNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Menge, StephanieTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Uribe, Veronicasecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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On Pebble Island, there lived three frogs: Marilyn, August, and one who was always somewhere else.
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