We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Horton Hatches the Egg

Horton Hatches the Egg


by Dr. Seuss

Horton Hatches the Egg Lines 196-202 Summary

One of The Coolest Things Ever

  • Back to the egg. The red shell with white spots breaks completely open, and huzzah—
  • WHOA.
  • This is not what we were expecting.
  • The critter that emerges has wings… but it looks just like Horton. We are talking a mini flying elephant. 
  • Yes, it's as amazing as it sounds.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...