The Good Egg

The Good Egg

by Jory John (Author)

A number one New York Times best seller!

An Amazon Best Books of the Year So Far 2019 Selection!

From the best-selling creator of The Bad Seed, a timely story about not having to be Grade-A perfect!

Meet the good egg. He’s a verrrrrry good egg indeed.

But trying to be so good is hard when everyone else is plain ol’ rotten.

As the other eggs in the dozen behave badly, the good egg starts to crack from all the pressure of feeling like he has to be perfect.

So, he decides enough is enough! It’s time for him to make a change....

Jory John hatches a funny and charming story that reminds us of the importance of balance, self-care, and accepting those who we love (even if they are sometimes a bit rotten).

Perfect for shared story time!

Journey of The Good Egg: A Heartwarming Lesson on Self-Acceptance and Kindness

In the vibrant world of "The Good Egg" by Jory John, readers are introduced to an egg that is simply good. It starts its day with a smile, greets its friends with warmth, and always tries to do the right thing. But as the day progresses, the Good Egg encounters challenges and setbacks that test its sunny disposition.

Life throws obstacles at the Good Egg, from a mean-spirited carrot to a disapproving carton of eggs. The carrot taunts the Good Egg for its unique appearance, while the carton of eggs criticizes its over-the-top friendliness. These encounters leave the Good Egg feeling sad and questioning its inherent goodness.

However, the Good Egg's resilience shines through. It refuses to let these negative experiences define it. With the help of its wise and supportive friend, the Bad Egg, the Good Egg embarks on a journey of self-acceptance and self-discovery.

As the Good Egg navigates its world, it learns that it's okay to be different. It discovers that its unique qualities are its strengths, not its flaws. And most importantly, it realizes that true goodness comes from within, regardless of what others may say or think.

"The Good Egg" is a heartwarming and thought-provoking story that teaches young readers the importance of self-acceptance, kindness, and resilience. With its engaging characters and colorful illustrations, this book is sure to resonate with children of all ages, leaving them with a lasting message of self-love and empathy.


December 03, 2019