Why the Chicken Crossed the Road

Why the Chicken Crossed the Road

Book - 1987
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By crossing a road, a chicken sets off a series of wild events, in which the Anderson twins blow up their bathroom and the brave young Hooper lad is rolled up and delivered inside an Oriental rug.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c1987
ISBN: 9780395584118
Characteristics: 31 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm


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Aug 10, 2016

For reading out loud you need a few runs to get the timing right and for our recently turned 4 year old I had to add a few more words to have it make sense.
I personally wasn't a huge fan of the book but our 4 year old loved it a lot.
It is clever it is an endless loop just like the unanswerable what came first the chicken or the egg.
Is a good book for showing cause and effect and how all things can be connected.


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