Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Book Review: 'Ollie's Easter Eggs' Olivier Dunrea

✰✰✰✰ Ollie is hopping. While Gossie, Gertie, BooBoo, and Peedie are gathering and dyeing eggs for Easter, Ollie is hopping. Ollie wants colorful eggs too, but he doesn't have time to gather or dye them. He's hopping, and he has a plan. When Gossie, Gertie, BooBoo, and Peedie look for the eggs, they can't find them. Ollie's friends search and hunt for the eggs until the trail leads them back to Ollie, who has a surprise for them.

The Bottom Line: This gentle story about friends is perfect for bedtime reading. It's short and sweet. The simple story and watercolor illustrations in soft pastel colors will appeal to little ones ages 2 - 5.

Details: Ollie's Easter Eggs written & illustrated by Olivier Dunrea. Hardcover picture book published by Houghton Mifflin Books for Children in 2009. 32 p. ISBN: 978-0-618-53243-8

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