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The Very Hungry Caterpillar 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition

The Very Hungry Caterpillar 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition

2019 marks 50 years since The Very Hungry Caterpillar first munched his way through a variety of delicious food - and our hearts. To celebrate this milestone, we are releasing a limited hardback edition of this beloved classic, complete with stunning golden jacket and bonus conte... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780241372661
Barcode 9780241372661
Published 16 April 2019 by Penguin
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Carle, Eric
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ISBN-13 9780241372661
ISBN-10 0241372666
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Publication Date 16 April 2019
International Publication Date 4 April 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Carle, Eric
Category General Picture Books
Character Books
Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
Picture Storybooks
Novelty, Toy & Die-Cut Books
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 217mm
Height: 307mm
Spine: 12mm
Weight 470g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
Library of Congress Caterpillars - Pictorial works - Juvenile fiction
NBS Text Novelty & Activity Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 813.54
Catalogue Code 990338

Description of this Book

2019 marks 50 years since The Very Hungry Caterpillar first munched his way through a variety of delicious food - and our hearts. To celebrate this milestone, we are releasing a limited hardback edition of this beloved classic, complete with stunning golden jacket and bonus content - the story of the making of this classic, and a letter to the reader from Eric Carle himself. Since its first publication in 1969, The Very Hungry Caterpillar has now sold over 50 million copies worldwide and has been translated into over sixty-two languages. Every child should have a copy -- Daily Telegraph

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Eric Carle is an internationally bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of books for very young children including his most well-known title The Very Hungry Caterpillar. With his late wife, Barbara, Eric Carle co-founded The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Massachusetts in 2002. Eric Carle divides his time between the Florida Keys and the hills of North Carolina.

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