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How an egg grows into a chicken

Author: Tanya Kant; Carolyn Franklin
Publisher: New York : Children's Press, 2009, ©2008.
Series: Amaze (Children's Press (New York, N.Y.))
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Why do chickens lay eggs? Why do they sit on them? And why doesn't the egg break when the hen sits on it? Follow the amazing life cycle of a chicken from egg to adult."--Cover back.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tanya Kant; Carolyn Franklin
ISBN: 9780531240472 0531240479 9780531238011 0531238016
OCLC Number: 263289420
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: What is a chicken? --
Why do hens build nests? --
What is inside an egg? --
How does the chicken grow inside the egg? --
Why does a hen sit on her eggs? --
When does the egg hatch? --
How does the chick break free from its egg? --
What do chicks eat? --
When does a chick start to look like a chicken? --
What animals like to eat chicken eggs? --
Why do humans keep chickens? --
Chicken facts --
Things to do --
Life cycle of a chicken.
Series Title: Amaze (Children's Press (New York, N.Y.))
Responsibility: written by Tanya Kant ; illustrated by Carolyn Franklin.

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"Why do chickens lay eggs? Why do they sit on them? And why doesn't the egg break when the hen sits on it? Follow the amazing life cycle of a chicken from egg to adult."--Cover back.

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