Rex Finds an Egg! Egg! Egg!

Illustrated by Steven Weinberg

About The Book

Join a rambunctious T. rex as he journeys across the prehistoric landscape to save the one object he loves—and maybe more—in this boisterous picture book adventure for the youngest dinosaur fans!

Rex finds an…Egg. Egg! Egg!!

But there’s a volcano that’s about to blow. Blow? Blow!!

Can this young dinosaur save his glorious new prize? Find out in this creative, cretaceous romp!

About The Author

Photograph by Casey Scieszka

Steven Weinberg loves to draw and write. He is the author and illustrator of Fred and the Lumberjack, Rex Finds an Egg! Egg! Egg!, You Must Be This Tall, and the illustrator of Beard Boy. He lives in the Catskills, where this book takes place. Learn more at

Product Details

  • Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books (February 2015)
  • Length: 40 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781481403085
  • Grades: P - 3
  • Ages: 4 - 8
  • Lexile ® BR100L

Raves and Reviews

“Serial, madcap mishaps ensue…Young dinosaur fans will like this solo debut for Weinberg a bunch, bunch, bunch.”

– Kirkus Reviews

“Ritual repletion….is guaranteed to fuel readaloud energy. Weinberg’s artwork grabs attention from the first page. A visually striking story that moves fast, fast, fast.”

– Publishers Weekly

“The illustrations are done in a vibrantly colored cartoon style in both watercolor and crayon. Perfect for preschool storytimes and multiple readings with dinosaur-obsessed toddlers.”

– School Library Journal

“Weinberg delivers alively dinosaur romp with energy suitable for the youngest classroom.Recommended.”

– School Library Connection

Awards and Honors

  • Virginia Readers’ Choice Award Master List

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