The Easter Egg

By Jan Brett,

Book cover of The Easter Egg

Book description

Every year the Easter Rabbit arrives to pick up the eggs that the rabbits have been busy decorating. The rabbit who makes most beautiful gets to help hide the eggs on Easter morning. This year Hoppi is old enough to decorate an egg, and more than anything he wants to…

Shepherd is reader supported. When you buy books, we may earn an affiliate commission.

Why read it?

1 author picked The Easter Egg as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?

Speaking of classics, it seems like whatever Jan Brett publishes is an instant classic! Her detailed illustrations are luscious and worthy of pouring over time and again. Hoppi wants to decorate the winning egg so that he can be chosen to assist the Easter Rabbit in hiding eggs. As he views other rabbits’ eggs trying to figure out how he will decorate his, each rabbit gives him material he could use. Instead of trying to make a winning egg, Hoppi decides to make an egg he’s proud of. He comes upon a robin’s egg that fell out of the nest…

From Natasha's list on bunny books by a bunny lover.

Want books like The Easter Egg?

Our community of 10,000+ authors has personally recommended 80 books like The Easter Egg.

Browse books like The Easter Egg

5 book lists we think you will like!

Interested in eggs, competition, and rabbits?

10,000+ authors have recommended their favorite books and what they love about them. Browse their picks for the best books about eggs, competition, and rabbits.

Eggs Explore 15 books about eggs
Competition Explore 20 books about competition
Rabbits Explore 67 books about rabbits