An Egg Is Quiet



An Egg Is Quiet 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 is sure to inspire lively questions and observations Yet while poetic in voice and elegant in design, the book introduces children to than 60 types of eggs and an interesting array of egg facts Even the endpapers brim with information A tender and fascinating guide that is equally at home being read to a child on a parent s lap as in a classroom reading circle. Free Download [ An Egg Is Quiet ] by [ Dianna Hutts Aston ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – heartforum.co.uk

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  • Hardcover
  • 36 pages
  • An Egg Is Quiet
  • Dianna Hutts Aston
  • English
  • 15 July 2017
  • 0811844285

10 thoughts on “An Egg Is Quiet

  1. Kathryn says:

    A beautiful, gentle and fascinating story of eggs bird egg, insect eggs, fish eggs There is enough story through the consistency of the poem, repeating the An egg is for various aspects, such as Quiet or Smooth etc that this feels like a cozy read aloud rather than an informational volume And I love the illustrations As a kid, I would have poured over all the different types of eggs, noting the different colors and speckles and even shapes We follow the eggs through the embryo A beautiful, gentle and fascinating story of eggs bird egg, insect eggs, fish eggs There is enough story through the consiste...

  2. Lisa Vegan says:

    I recently read A Seed Is Sleepy and I didn t think I d like this book as much, but actually it was at least as magical, entertaining, and educational.I never knew eggs came in so many sizes the eggs are shown at their exact size except the ones labeled as larger than actual size and shapes and colors and patterns and textures As a kid I would have spent hours perusing the images of each of these eggs and then gone back many times forviewing sessions So many of the eggs are truly gorge I recently read A Seed Is Sleepy and I didn t think I d like this book as much, but actually it was at least as magical, entertaining, and educational.I never knew eggs came in so many sizes the eggs are shown at their exact size except the ones labeled as larger than actual size and shapes and colors and patterns and textures As a kid I would have spent hours perusing the images of each of these eggs and then gone back many times forviewing sessions So many of the eggs are truly gorgeous.There is a short story poem that s interesting and informative, and there are some random egg animal facts on many of the pages There s a lot of information about eggs and their purpose, an...

  3. KC says:

    Nicely done book describing eggs, of all sizes, shapes, and textures, before and after hatching.

  4. Randie D. Camp, M.S. says:

    Incredible I love the elegance, detail, and beauty of the illustrations The swirly font is a perfect match to the elegant illustrations I enjoyed seeing all the different types of eggs in the beginning and throughout the book and then seeing all the...

  5. Tricia Douglas says:

    This is a beautiful book about animals and their eggs, their differences and similarities The illustrations are meticulous and amazing The information and details will engage children and adults alike A wonderful book for a bookshelf.

  6. Kris says:

    Lovely book with very nice artwork that teaches all of us about different types of eggs found in nature.This is a nice children s book.

  7. Rosemary Sullivan says:

    When I was growing up in Michigan, my Mom encouraged me to cautiously peek at a robin s egg in its nest It was one of the most lovely shades of blue I ve ever seen I think that experience is part of why it has always been my favorite color.The egg of the American Robin is one of 60 types featured in this fascinating book, which range from the Dogfish a shark, to Anna s Hummingbird The exquisite illustrations by Artist Sylvia Long capture not only the beauty and variety of the eggs they com When I was growing up in Michigan, my Mom encouraged me to cautiously peek at a robin s egg in its nest It was one of the most lovely shades of blue I ve ever seen I think that experience is part of why it has always been my favorite color.The egg of the American Robin is one of 60 types featured in this fascinating book, which range from the Dogfish a shark, to Anna s Hummingbird The exquisite illustrations by Artist Sylvia Long capture not only the beauty and variety of the eggs they come in all shapes, sizes and textures but also what the birds, reptiles and insects look like after they ve h...

  8. Amy says:

    This book was right up my niece s alley She loves non fiction books, and she loves nature, so An Egg Is Quiet was something very enjoyable for her She and I particularly enjoyed that this book showed eggs from birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, and even from insects, and she was very impressed with the page that showed the development of a chicken, grasshopper, and salmon embryo She even took the time to try to educate her little brother about that, but unfortunately, he wasn t in the mood to This book was right up my niece s alley She loves non fiction books, and she loves nature, so An Egg Is Quiet was something very enjoyable for her She and I particularly enjoyed that this book showed eggs from birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, an...

  9. Jasmyn says:

    An Egg is Quiet is beautiful written and illustrated There is great scientific detail in this informational text about how an egg is shaped, how it looks, how it feels, and other ways that they are all different At the end, it tells us how an egg becomes noisy when whatever is inside hatches The illustrations are journal or sketch book like which make them very eye catching for the young reader In a kindergarten classroom, I this would be great as a read aloud It would be above their grade An Egg is Quiet is beautiful written and illustrated There is great scientific detail in this informational text about how an egg is shaped, how it looks, how it feels, and other ways that they are all different At the end, it tells us how an egg becomes...

  10. Beth says:

    An Egg is Quiet is a rich natural history picture book, celebrating diversity by showcasing over sixty eggs from birds, fish, reptiles, insects andAston s poetic introduction It sits there, under it s mother s feathers on top of it s father s feet buried beneath the sand Warm Cozy is the jumping off point for an eggs factapolooza Eggs are described visually as shapely, colorful, textured, and artistic, with beautifully rendered examples of each Eggs are also characterized as cl An Egg is Quiet is a rich natural history picture book, celebrating diversity by showcasing over sixty eggs from birds, fish, reptiles, insects andAston s poetic introduction It sits there, under it s mother s feathers on top of it s father s feet buried beneath the sand Warm Cozy is the jumping off point for an eggs factapolooza Eggs are described visually as shapely, colorful, textured, and artistic, with beautifully rendered examples of each Eggs are also characterized as clever for camoflague and giving for nurturing Textual asides provideinformation about a particular species or trait Each egg is indentied by common name Dinosaurs and embryos are given a little extra attention Eggs pictured larger than actual size are noted, all measurements are given in English and compared to objects children might be familiar with, such as a jellybean.The paintings are absolutely...

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