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The Legend of the Easter Egg, Newly Illustrated Edition

The Inspirational Story of a Favorite Easter Tradition

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Regular Price: $16.99

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Format: Hardcover

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This newly illustrated edition of The Legend of the Easter Egg renews the wonder and charm of the original timeless tale that explores the meaning behind Easter eggs and the Easter story itself. Written by Lori Walburg with vibrant artwork from Marley and Me illustrator, Richard Cowdrey, this holiday classic comes to life for a new generation.

One April morning when the air was soft and sweet, a boy and his sister went outside to gather eggs.

“Easter’s coming,” the sister said. “Let’s pretend we’re hunting Easter eggs.”

“What are Easter eggs?” the boy asked.

When Thomas’s older sister Lucy falls ill, Thomas goes to live with the Sonnemans in their candy shop. He gets to eat peppermint sticks, fill candy jars, and weigh chocolate on the tippy scales, but he misses Lucy. When Easter comes, Mrs. Sonneman gives Thomas his first chocolate egg and Thomas learns the true meaning behind Easter eggs, the empty tomb, and the hope found in Jesus.

This classic story of faith, love, and wonder is sure to be a treasured reminder of the miracle of Easter.

Contributor(s) Lori Walburg , Richard Cowdrey
About the Contributor(s) Lori Walburg

Lori Walburg is a freelance editor, a writer for the NIrV Kid's Devotional Bible, and the author of The Legend of the Easter Egg. She lives with her family in Grand Rapids, Michigan.


Richard Cowdrey

Richard Cowdrey’s favorite things to draw and paint are the things that reflect the awesomeness of God and His creation. From vast landscapes to the littlest bug on a leaf, Richard marvels at the beauty in the details. Richard's bestselling children's books include Legend of the Candy Cane, Bad Dog, Marley and A Very Marley Christmas.


UPC 025986735456
ISBN-10 0310735459
ISBN-13 9780310735458
Publish Date Jan 28, 2014
Weight (lbs) 1.0200
Height 9.25
Width 11.13
Length 32
Length Unit Pages
Publisher Zonderkidz
Price $16.99
Format Hardcover
Language English

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