When all the eggs have hatched, only Duck's remains...
Emily Gravett's is twice winner of the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal and the Nestle Children's Book Prize Bronze Award for her debut picture book Wolves and Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears. An author/illustrator of unique talent and tremendous skill she has a host of other award-winning and critically acclaimed books to her name, including: Orange Pear Apple Bear, the Bear and Hare series, Monkey and Me and Tidy. Emily lives in Brighton with her partner and their daughter.
Full of wit and detail... if you're only going to buy one book for
your two-year-old, make sure it is Emily Gravett's The Odd
Egg. * Telegraph *
Egg stories do not come much better than Emily Gravett's The Odd Egg... exquisitely expressive. * The Times *
Gravett has an extraordinary ability to convey a world of expression with the simplest stroke of her brush... just exquisite. * Bookseller *
On no account cheat with this book! The surprise ending will delight again and again * Guardian *
A charming tale * Observer *
Another triumph for Gravett. * Sunday Times *