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by Carle, Eric

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TitleThe Very Hungry Catapillar
Author / Responsible partyCarle, Eric
CollectionChildren's Fiction
GenreChildren's fiction
TopicsChildren's fiction. Counting Caterpillars -- Juvenile fiction. Food -- Juvenile fiction.
Intended AudienceChild/Juvenile
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a picture book written and illustrated by Eric Carle. It follows the life cycle of a caterpillar as it starts by coming out of its egg, all the way to becoming a butterfly. It teaches the days of the week and counting up to five.

Additional Information

System control numberS13783
Original Print PublisherAustralia: Penguin Group, 1969 and 1987
NarratorNarrated by Elwyn Edwards and Recorded by Susie Punch.
Narrator NameNarrated by Elwyn Edwards and Recorded by Susie Punch.
Participant or performer noteNarrated by Elwyn Edwards and Recorded by Susie Punch.
Narrators GenderMale narrator