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What's Your Favorite Bug?

Category: Book
By (author): Carle, Eric
Series: Eric Carle And Friends' What's Your Favorite
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / General
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Insects, Spiders, etc.
Audience: children/juvenile
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
Published: July 2018
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 40
Size: 11.25in x 9.00in
Our Price:
$ 23.50
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*

In this companion toWhat's Your Favorite Animal? andWhat's Your FavoriteColor?, Eric Carle and fourteen other beloved children's book artists illustrate their favorite bugs and explain why they love them.

Everybody has a favorite bug. Some like shiny, colorful beetles or busy ants or soft pale moths best. Others prefer spindly walking sticks or fuzzy caterpillars that turn into bright butterflies. With beautiful illustrations and charming personal stories, 15 children's book artists share their favorite bugs and why they love them. Featuring words and pictures by:

Eric Carle
Joey Chou
Eric Fan
Denise Fleming
Ekua Holmes
Tim Hopgood
Molly Idle
Beth Krommes
Scott Magoon
Kenard Pak
Maggie Rudy
Britta Teckentrup
Brendan Wenzel
Teagan White
Eugene Yelchin


Review Quote*

"The art is appealing and frameworthy, reflecting the various styles of the creators, and the text ranges from poster art to paragraphs to poetry. An inspiring resource for sparking creativity" -BooklistonWhat's Your Favorite Color?

"A varied and engaging omnibus that offers real insight into the lives and personalities of these artists." -Publishers Weekly,starred review, onWhat's Your Favorite Animal?

"Showcasing 14 contemporary (mainly American) picture-book illustrators, this handsome volume asks the title question and devotes a double-page spread to each artist's answer." -Booklist onWhat's Your Favorite Animal?

"This menagerie offers picture-book lovers of all ages a glimpse into each creator's style, personality, and brand of humor." -Kirkus Reviews onWhat's Your Favorite Animal?

Biographical NoteEric Carle is the renowned author and illustrator of more than seventy books, includingThe Very Hungry Caterpillar andBrown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? written by Bill Martin Jr. He is also the creator of The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, to which all of the royalties fromWhat's Your Favorite Bug? go. His collaborators are some of the best known and beloved picture book illustrators of today and to whom special thanks is due.