First The Egg is an English original, written by Laura Vaccaro Seeger. This book has won 2008 Caldecott Honor award. This is the Chinese translated version.
First The Egg is a book about transformation or process. The book goes:-
First the egg, then the chicken.
First the tadpole, then the frog.
First the seed, then the flower.
First the caterpillar, then the butterfly.....and so on
A simple and effective book for our young readers to understand the concept of transformation, process, or life-cycle. There are only 1 line per page, in simple language. For reading to the kid, we would recommend this book for children who are 3 and above.