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Terry Treetop and the Lost Egg by Tali Carmi and Illustrated by Mindy Liang

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Carmi, Tali. Terry Treetop and the Lost Egg. Illustrated by Mindy Liang. c,2013.

 

This is a story about a boy named Terry Treetop who loves to climb trees. Terry finds a little egg all alone on the ground and goes on an adventure to try to find its mother. He asks several animals he sees with eggs about it, and when he comes up with no answers he almost gives up. This is an adventurous story that gives young minds a glance at what type of animals have babies via eggs and how they hatch. It also gives a lesson to young kids that if you find something, they should try to find the owner.

 

The illustrations are really cute. They give you a chance to visualize what is going on in the story and see Terry Treetop go through his adventure. Each animal he visits we see their eggs and see the difference between them all. There are a lot of neutral colors used to signify nature, but some brighter colors are used on Terrys clothes and such.

 

I really like this story and how it gives so many different ideas.

 

xoxo, Jade

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