Children’s Book Review: Turkey’s Eggcellent Easter By Wendi Silvano

Turkeys Eggcellent Easter

TURKEY’S EGGCELLENT EASTER

Turkey Trouble #4

By: Wendi Silvano

Illustrated by: Lee Harper

Published: January 29, 2019

Publisher: Two Lions

Fiction/Picture Book

Silvano has written her fourth in the Turkey Trouble series, with another holiday setting, Easter.

When Turkey spies a sign advertising an Eggstraspecial Egg Hunt, Turkey and his fellow farm friends want to go to. But, the problem is the egg hunt is only for kids! So Turkey, Sheep, and Cow devise a plan for Turkey to attend and find that special egg to win the prize.

Of course, all kind of hilarity ensues and things don’t turn out for Turkey. Each of his disguises is discovered and Turkey realizes he won’t find the special egg…until they try one last idea.

The farm animals all have to work together to solve their problem and then they all get to share in the special prize at the end. The animals are incredibly silly and the costumes will make kids giggle. This is a great read-aloud full of opportunities for voices and parents will find a hard time reading it without laughing. The writing is clever and parents won’t get bored reading this one.

The animals’ and kids’ expressions show their true determination to get the egg and the shock when they are found out. The unique characteristics given to each animal are so fun to see on the pages. No detail is left behind and children will love looking at the pictures as much as hearing the story.

Don’t miss this enjoyable picture book for your child’s Easter basket!

Check out the fun book trailer:

Wendi Silvano was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, and has lived in Oregon, Colorado, and Peru. The author of the Turkey Trouble series, she has a BA in early childhood education and taught preschool and elementary school for eleven years. She is the mother of five children and the owner of an assortment of odd pets that are not nearly as clever as Turkey. She now writes from her home in Colorado, where she enjoys hiking, reading, and playing the piano. For more information, check out her website, HERE. You can see all of her books, HERE.

Lee Harper is the author-illustrator of several children’s book including the Turkey Trouble series. Lee has four children, a German shepherd, a barn cat, and six chickens…but no turkeys. Yet. He lives with his wife in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Check out his website, HERE.

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  1. bermudaonion (Kathy) on March 16, 2019 at 12:33 am

    That has got to be the cutest Easter book ever!

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