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The very hungry caterpillar

Author: Eric Carle
Publisher: New York : Philomel Books, [1979?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the progress of a hungry little caterpillar as he eats his way through a varied and very large quantity of food until, full at last, he forms a cocoon around himself and goes to sleep. Die-cut pages illustrate what the caterpillar ate on successive days. A caterpillar eats a great deal and then spins its cocoon. Library of Congress. Die-cut pages illustrate what the caterpillar ate on successive days.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Specimens
Toy and movable books
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Carle
ISBN: 0399208534 9780399208539 0399611932 9780399611933
OCLC Number: 13213841
Awards: Winner of E.B. White Read Aloud Award (Picture Bk Hall of Fame) 2011
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 x 30 cm
Responsibility: by Eric Carle.

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Follows the progress of a hungry little caterpillar as he eats his way through a varied and very large quantity of food until, full at last, he forms a cocoon around himself and goes to sleep. Die-cut pages illustrate what the caterpillar ate on successive days. A caterpillar eats a great deal and then spins its cocoon. Library of Congress. Die-cut pages illustrate what the caterpillar ate on successive days. Carle's classic tale of a voracious caterpillar who eats his way through the days of the week and then changes into a eautiful butterfly has been reissued in a sumptuous twenty-fifth anniversary edition with a shiny, silver-coated cover and wonderfully thick, durable pages.

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