|By (author):||Carle, Eric|
|Subject:||JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars|
|JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / General|
|JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Insects, Spiders, etc.|
|JUVENILE FICTION / Classics|
|JUVENILE FICTION / Concepts / General|
|Publisher:||Penguin Young Readers Group|
|Size:||5.00in x 7.15in x 0.63in|
|From The Publisher*||THE all-time classic picture book, from generation to generation, sold somewhere in the world every 30 seconds! Have you shared it with a child or grandchild in your life?|
"The very hungry caterpillar literally eats his way through the pages of the book-and right into your child's heart..."
"Gorgeously illustrated, brilliantly innovative..."
|Biographical Note||Eric Carle is the author and illustrator of more than seventy books for children, many of them bestsellers. Born in Syracuse, New York, he moved to Germany with his parents when he was six years old. He studied at the Academy of Graphic Arts in Stuttgart before returning to the United States, where he worked as a graphic designer for The New York Times and later as art director for an international advertising agency. His first two books, 1,2,3 to the Zoo and The Very Hungry Caterpillar, gained him immediate international recognition. The latter title, now considered a modern classic, has sold more than 30 million copies and has been translated into forty-eight languages. Eric Carle and his wife, Barbara, divide their time between the mountains of North Carolina and the Florida Keys.|