The Cow That Laid An Egg

By Andy Cutbill, Illustrated by Russell Ayto

There’s an incredible surprise for Marjorie the cow in this funny farmyard story!

Marjorie the cow doesn’t feel very special. She can’t ride bicycles or do cartwheels like the other cows. But one morning, Marjorie is astonished to discover something extraordinary…

She’s laid an egg!

But does the baby inside the egg really belong to Marjorie? Emotions run high in the farmyard as everyone waits to find out…

Format: Paperback
Ageband: from 3
Release Date: 01 Apr 2021
Pages: 32
ISBN: 978-0-00-717968-8
Andy Cutbill was born near London in 1972. He read Art at university and then did post-graduate studies in Art Direction. After several years writing television commercials, he started originating new concepts in children’s animation and books. In conjuction with Cosgrove Hall Films, Andy created and developed the award-winning animated television series, Albie, for CITV.Russell Ayto had a varied career before turning his attention to children’s book illustration. He worked as both a postman and a scientific officer. He has illustrated numerous books for children including Whiff by Ian Whybrow. He now lives and works in Cornwall.

Praise for The Cow That Laid an Egg: -

”'Had me in stitches” - The Bookseller

'A charming, comical tale' Starred Editor's Choice, Junior -

”'A wonderfully madcap story with wacky illustrations” - Nursery World

”'Children will love the sheer craziness of this story” - Alison Green for Child Education