Books The Very Hungry Caterpillar/Small
The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a children's picture book designed, illustrated, and written by Eric Carle, first published by the World Publishing Company in 1969, later published by Penguin Putnam. It features a caterpillar who eats its way through a wide variety of foodstuffs before pupating and emerging as a butterfly. The winner of many children's literature awards and a major graphic design award,it has sold 30 million copies worldwide. It was voted the number two children's picture book in a 2012 survey of School Library Journal readers. Hard cover case and pages 7”x5”.