"In the light of the moon a little egg lay on a leaf."
This beautiful paperback format is perfect for storytime.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Eric Carle's world-famous simple, hopeful story has become the most read children's book in Britain.
Its vivid and colourful collage illustrations are iconic, and it is a must have picture book for children.
The bright and bold paperback makes it the ideal bedtime book for toddlers, with its die-cut pages and finger-sized holes, children can play and read along.
"Every child should have a copy" - The Telegraph
Eric Carle's iconic illustrations have inspired generations of little readers, and his books are must-haves for every nursery. Don't miss out on the other Very Hungry Caterpillar and Eric Carle books:
Sleep Tight, Very Hungry Caterpillar;
Where Is The Very Hungry Caterpillar;
The Very Hungry Caterpillar: Touch and Feel Playbook;
The Very Hungry Caterpillar: Little Learning Library;
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Big Board Book;
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Book and Toy;
The Very Busy Spider;
The Bad-Tempered Ladybird
From Head to Toe
Eric Carle is an internationally bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of books for very young children including his most well-known title The Very Hungry Caterpillar. With his late wife, Barbara, Eric Carle co-founded The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Massachusetts in 2002.
Eric Carle divides his time between the Florida Keys and the hills of North Carolina.