Author(s): Eric Carle
The board book with colourful picture blocks which can be used to - tell the story of the very hungry caterpillar; count along from 1 -10; match numbers and colours with all the things he eats; build picture puzzles of the very hungry caterpillar and the beautiful butterfly he becomes; show the life cycle sequence of a caterpillar and a butterfly.
Eric Carle is an internationally bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of books for very young children. He was born in New York, but spent his early life in Germany. He returned to the States in his early twenties and worked as a graphic designer for the New York Times. He went on to be the art director of an advertising agency before he began writing and illustrating children's books. Eric lives in Massachusetts with his wife, Barbara. The Carles opened The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Massachusetts in 2002