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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

by Eric Carle Illustrated 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
4, 5, 6
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 1
Lexile Measure
AD460L
Guided Reading
J
Book Type
Counting and Number Book
Genre
Classics

About the Author and Illustrator

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