Ages: 4 to 8 years old
Published 1st edition (September 11, 2000)

A little hen named Henny wanted to have some baby chicks but a boy named Tomten kept stealing her egg each morning. Henny asked her friend hedgehog to help her keep her eggs from Tomten. The last time Tomten came for an egg he got a handful of needles from the hedgehog. Henny at last had 5 little fluffy chicks of her own. Like all of Jan Brett’s books it has Jan Brett’s beautiful trademark illustrations