Minerva Louise and the Colorful Eggs (Minerva Louise)
Minerva Louise, the feather-brained fowl Publishers Weekly called "unquestionably a star," is enjoying springtime on the farm . . . until she finds some very peculiar eggs. Blue eggs, pink eggs, striped and spotted eggs.And they’re in the strangest placesâ€”which hen is laying her eggs on top of fence posts and under the picnic table? Minerva Louise solves the mystery, and
I'm always on the lookout for entertaining holiday books to read to classes at school. Good Easter stories are few and far between, so this will definitely go on my list.
Premise/plot: Minerva is very confused by the Easter egg hunt on the farm. She thinks that there's an absent-minded chicken abandoning her eggs ALL over the place. She rounds up the other hens and has them trying to find the eggs to sit on them to keep them warm. Then they notice the "farmers" picking up the eggs. The other hens are content that all is well. But Minerva is still curious! She asks questions of the "brown bunny" and "yellow chic ...more
Love the colorful illustrations in this picture book. Cute story for Easter about a hen who is a little confused about a Easter egg hunt and the candy of Easter. I would like to read the other books in the series.