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The Rainbow Egg

The Rainbow Egg

By Linda K. Hendricks, M.D.
Published by WestBow Press

Average Blogger Rating: 3.32 Stars

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On 8/21 Heidi Indahl wrote: The Rainbow Egg, by Linda K Hendricks, is an allegorical story about the beauty of adoption. I'm a big fan of using stories to teach children about experiences that they themselves haven't been through OR to help them process something they have experiences. Unfortunately, I have a confession to make. ... The Rainbow Egg Review

Heidi's Rating:

3 Stars

On 3/6 Kizzi Roberts wrote: Hope is a chicken who lives in the woods. One day, she discovers she's laid an egg. A rainbow egg! She carries the egg with her everywhere since she has no nest. The egg is heavy and makes her tired. What will she do with this egg? Can she find a nest for her egg? At first, "The Rainbow Egg" seems like ... The Rainbow Egg

Kizzi's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/17 Sydney Drinkwater wrote: I always appreciate children’s books that have the potential to teach my own kids good lessons via simple, allegorical stories. At first glance, one might see this as a quirky little story about a chicken, but, in reality, it has extremely deep implications of adoption. As a Christian, I believe God’s ... The Rainbow Egg {by Linda K. Hendricks, M.D.}

Sydney's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/26 Lights in a Dark World wrote: Hope the chicken lives in the woods, but when she lays an egg and has no nest for it, she realizes she must find a nest for her egg. Her search leads her to the Rainbows who want an egg desperately, but cannot lay an egg no matter how they try. Follow Hope's journey and see what happens when her egg ... The Rainbow Egg by Linda K. Hendricks, M.D.--Book Review

Lights in a Dark World's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/28 Tomi @ 3Boys_OldLady wrote: The Rainbow Egg is a gently written tale of adoption. Although I appreciate the author's delicate handling of such a controversial issue, the book is very wordy. I was unsure of the target audience. The illustrations were very natural except for the occasional bursts of rainbow colors throughout. ... The Rainbow Egg

Tomi @ 3Boys_OldLady's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/18 flakymn wrote: I just finished reading the book The Rainbow Egg by Linda Hendricks, M.D. I received a complimentary e-copy of this book in exchange for my unbiased and honest review from Booklookbloggers. The Rainbow Egg tells the story of a particular young hen who is unable to take care of her egg. She ... Review: The Rainbow Egg

flakymn's Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/2 Kelley wrote: The Rainbow Egg is a short children's novel about adoption. Hope one day has an egg, a rainbow egg and knows that she needs to find a nest to raise this egg in. Unfortunately, she cannot find a nest. She travels far and wide searching for a place to settle and watch over the egg and almost gives up hope ... A Touching Story of Adoption

Kelley's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/25 Cheryl H wrote: The story of The Rainbow Egg is a children’s book that explains the adoption process. The author did a great job of explaining that the mother chicken, named Hope, wanted the best for her chick. In this case, the best life for her chick was for the baby chick to live with a family who was established ... The Story of the Rainbow Egg

Cheryl H's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/7 Via Bella wrote: Rave reviews from the kids, less so from me. Overall A. Great concepts, presented decently well, left with a few questions, but some issues as well. "I think it is a beautiful story but a few things-- questions are left unanswered. It touches on adoption- which is dealt with beautifully, but also leaves ... Rainbow Egg Book Review- Overall good

Via Bella's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/28 MomBlogger wrote: Hope is a chicken who happens upon an egg. Looking for a place to help raise it, a guardian red bird leads her to a chicken house full of chicken families. There she finds challenges and fear ultimately leading to the most precious gift she could ever hope for. The Rainbow Egg is a beautifully illustrated, ... The Rainbow Egg by Linda Hendricks, M.D. ~ #review

MomBlogger's Rating:

2 Stars