Introduce children to the life cycle of chickens from egg, to hatching, and beyond with Let's Hatch Chicks . Author Lisa Steele, of Fresh Eggs Daily, shows the entire process in kid friendly terms. In this book you'll meet Violet , a plucky and fun-loving chicken. Violet has an exciting secret to share with you she's ready to be a mom Join Violet as she keeps her eggs warm and protects them from danger. See what happens each week as the chick grows inside the egg . And when the new chicks arrive, that's when the fun begins again These baby chickens need a lot of help to get along in the big world. They will need food , a new home , and sometimes a little help from mama hen . Author Lisa Steele presents the exciting world of chickens in an easy-to-understand, kid friendly way with action-packed illustrations, a useful glossary, and fun chicken facts Steele runs the very popular chicken-keeping blog , Fresh Eggs Daily , and also hosts a TV show on a PBS affiliate in Maine.