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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

by Eric Carle

A hungry caterpillar 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.

One of the best-selling children's books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillar has been delighting young readers for over thirty years. This classic book will continue to introduce new generations of children to the magical world of Eric Carle.

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.6
Lexile Measure
460L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
J
Publisher
Philomel Books
Book Type
Counting and Number Book
Genre
Classics

About the Author

Eric Carle Beloved children's book illustrator Eric Carle started drawing when he was a little boy and will never stop.

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