The Beginning Chapter 1 Little Cynder padded over to her mother, who was curled up in a nest, snuggling a single egg. She climbed onto her parent’s snout and nudged her until she opened her eyes.
“Mama?” Cynder purred as she jumped down into view.
“Yes dear?” Her mother smiled and leaned in to lick her daughter. “What is it?”
“When am I going to be able to play with my baby sister or brother? It’s taking too long to hatch.” Cynder frowned, she oh-so wanted her sibling to hurry so that they could have the bests of times together…
“Soon, my darling, very soon. Now, would you help me out and watch the egg while I go and attend to something?”
“Of course Mama!” Cynder said, delighted.
With a little help from her mother, Cynder climbed into the nest and started talking to her yet-to-be hatched sibling. She ranted about adventure and how much fun they would have together. After