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The Very Hungry Caterpillar
by Eric Carle (more about Eric Carle) 45/56
Early Years for ages 0 to 5 published by Hamilton
Available from:  Amazon.co.uk
* £4.24, Usually dispatched within 2-3 days
Mrs Mad's humble opinion
7/10 This is quite a good piece of work.
What's it about?
A caterpillar who's still hungry, after all these years.
What happens?
This caterpillar eats everything!
Anything else?
A well constructed board book, with holes in the things the caterpillar has eaten for small fingers to explore.
Other books by Eric Carle include Little Cloud.
Who says so?
This review by Mrs Mad.
The publisher reckons...
This picture book is in a mini-board book format, complete with cut-outs and collage illustrations.
And what do you think?
With its lovely, humorous illustrations and wonderful narrative about a hungry caterpillar growing up to be a beautiful butterfly, Eric Carle's story touches anyone who still has some growing to do. Along with reassuring repetition--"He was still hungry .
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