First the Egg

Written and Illustrated by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

* Caldecott Honor Book
* Recipient of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor
* 2007 New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year and Bestseller
* Starred review Kirkus Reviews
* Horn Book Fanfare Best Book of 2007
* Oppenheim Platinum Award, 2008
* 2008 ALA Notable Book

Which came first? The chicken or the egg? Die-cuts enhance clever metamorphoses from seed to flower, tadpole to frog, and caterpillar to butterfly. Acclaimed author Laura Vaccaro Seeger offers a fresh presentation to creativity and transformation, making the commonplace extraordinary as one turns the pages of this appealing book.