Eric Carle

author illustrator

"Eric Carle is one of the most beloved figures in children’s literature. Since illustrating his first picture book—Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?—in 1967, he has published some seventy volumes, which have collectively sold more than 110 million copies, and has won numerous awards from such groups as the Association of Booksellers for Children, the American Booksellers Association, and the American Library Association. He receives an estimated ten thousand fan letters from children each year."

Eric Carle. (2013). Current Biography (Bio Ref Bank)

Eric Carle - The Very Hungry Caterpillar - children's book - Waterstone's
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ECM Virtual Tour 2011-Large web movie
Rylee shares thoughts on two Eric Carle stories!

Rylee retells The Very Hungry Caterpillar and A House for Hermit Crab and reveals the common theme between the two stories.