the egg is such a simple miracle of nature, its beauty has inspired artists since ancient times. britta tekentrup's exquisitely illustrated book offers a fun and fascinating tour of the world of eggs.
learn how eggs differ in shape and colour and why people love to decorate them. discover the secrets of egg-laying animals from around the globe - from egg camouflage and nest architecture to remarkably lifelike cuckoo eggs, sea turtle eggs and egg-laying duck-billed platypuses. this book has everything you ever wanted to know about eggs.