for The Most Wonderful Egg in the World
by Helme Heine
Dotty had the most beautiful feathers. Stalky had the most beautiful legs. And Plumy had the most beautiful crest. But which of them was the most beautiful? The three hens went to the king. "Whichever one of you lays the most wonderful egg I will make a princess," he proclaimed. And so the contest began... Helme Heine's rollicking tale is sure to enchant children and adults alike.
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