Synopses & Reviews
When Lulu finds a duck egg that has rolled out of its nest, she takes it to class to keep it safe. Lulu isn't allowed to bring pets to school. But she's not really breaking the rules because it's just an egg. Surely nothing bad will happen...
"A warmhearted beginning to a new chapter-book series delights from the first few sentences...Utterly winning." Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews
"Though all ends well, gratifyingly the story's resolution is not pat." Starred Review, The Horn Book Magazine
"The satisfying ending will have children awaiting the next installment in what is likely to become a hit series for fans of other plucky characters like Horrible Harry, Stink, and Junie B. Jones." Starred Review, School Library Journal, November 2012
Lulu rescues a duck egg and smuggles it into school for safekeeping.
About the Author
Award-winning author Hilary McKay has written many books for children, including Forever Rose and Caddy's World. She lives in a small village in Derbyshire, England, with her family. Priscilla Lamont has illustrated numerous books for children, including All Kinds of Kisses and The Princess and the Pea. She lives in Kent, England, with her husband, the artist David Hayward.