|Enormous Egg, the (1956) [Novel]|
by Oliver Butterworth
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Nate Twitchell's hen lays an huge, leathery egg that hatches into...a triceratops? Nate has to protect his Mesozoic-era throwback of a pet when scientists take too active an interest in him. With its speculation about genetics and evolution, The Enormous Egg is so popular among educators, as well as young readers, that it is the subject of a popular classroom guide.
Original title: The Enormous Egg
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Science Fiction