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Viewing Entry - The Very Hungry Catapillar (E13783)
by Carle, Eric

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TitleThe Very Hungry Catapillar
Author / Responsible partyCarle, Eric
CollectionChildren's Fiction
GenreChildren's fiction
TopicsChildren's fiction. Food -- Juvenile fiction. Counting. Caterpillars -- 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 numberE13783
Original Print PublisherAustralia: Penguin Group, 1969 and 1987
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