Meg and Ash are building a nest for their perfect eggs. Although they begin by using the usual mud, sticks and grass, the magpies are soon convinced that their nest doesn’t have enough stuff and begin to collect more things to add to it. Cuckoo clocks, mops and socks, a pram and even a car - their need for stuff seems endless. Until - crash! - the inevitable happens.
- Author: Emily Gravette