The Little Engine's Easter Egg Hunt (The Little Engine That Could) (Paperback)

COVID-19 Update

For now, Prince Books intends to remain open. If you would like a book and don't want to come into the store, please call us with your book request and credit card number, (or place order at, tell us that you would like us to bring your purchase out to your car. Park on Martin's Lane next to the back door, and call us so we can run your purchase out to you. 

 In the meantime we'll be closing daily at 5 p.m.  Thank you for your business!

The Little Engine's Easter Egg Hunt (The Little Engine That Could) Cover Image
By Watty Piper, Jannie Ho (Illustrator)
On Our Shelves Now
On hand as of Mar 28 7:15pm


Celebrate Easter with The Little Blue Engine in this original early reader, as she and her friends go on an Easter Egg hunt!

Easter's here, and The Little Blue Engine is on the hunt for eggs! But the clown has written a series of riddles for her to follow, and she's not sure she'll be able to solve them all. Will she crack the code? She'll have to work together with her friends and, most importantly, believe in herself!

With simple text, clever riddles, and adorable illustrations, this story is perfect for emerging readers and longtime fans of the beloved classic.

About the Author

Watty Piper was a pen name of Arnold Munk, an owner of the publishing firm Platt & Munk. Arnold Munk was born in Hungary and, as a child, moved with his family to Chicago. He later moved to New York, where he died in 1957. Arnold Munk used the name Watty Piper as both an author of children's books and as the editor of many of the books that Platt & Munk published.

Jill Howarth is a children's illustrator with a background in toys. With a degree in graphic design and a former art director for Hasbro, Jill has been freelancing with children's books, fabric design, and stationery for the past few years. Her clients include Chronicle, Running Press, Seal Press, Yoyo Books, Walter Foster, Pier One, Papyrus, Cottage Door Press, Scholastic, among others.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780593094341
ISBN-10: 0593094344
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers
Publication Date: February 11th, 2020
Pages: 32
Series: The Little Engine That Could