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What'S Your Favorite Bug?

What'S Your Favorite Bug? (Board Book)

By Carle, Eric

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In this board book edition of What's Your Favorite Bug?, Eric Carle and fourteen other beloved children's book artists illustrate their favorite bugs and explain why they love them.

ISBN 9781250228635
Barcode 9781250228635
Published 30 April 2019 by St Martin's Press
Format Board Book
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Series Eric Carle and Friends' What's Your Favorite (part: 3)
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ISBN-13 9781250228635
ISBN-10 1250228638
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher St Martin's Press
Imprint St Martin's Press
Publication Date 30 April 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Board Book
Author(s) By Carle, Eric
Series Eric Carle and Friends' What's Your Favorite (part: 3)
Category Picture Storybooks
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 123mm
Height: 175mm
Spine: 17mm
Weight 276g
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress Insects, Board books, Spiders, Illustrators, Insects in art
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 595.7
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

In this companion to What's Your Favorite Animal? and What's Your Favorite Color?, Eric Carle and fourteen other beloved children's book artists illustrate their favorite bugs and explain why they love them. Everybody has a favorite bug. Some like shiny, colorful beetles or busy ants or soft pale moths best. Others prefer spindly walking sticks or fuzzy caterpillars that turn into bright butterflies. With beautiful illustrations and charming personal stories, 15 children's book artists share their favorite bugs and why they love them. What's Your Favorite Bug? features words and pictures by: Eric Carle Joey Chou Eric Fan Denise Fleming Ekua Holmes Tim Hopgood Molly Idle Beth Krommes Scott Magoon Kenard Pak Maggie Rudy Britta Teckentrup Brendan Wenzel Teagan White Eugene Yelchin - GODWIN BOOKS -

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A terrific prompt and conversation starter for young artists. --Kirkus Reviews on What's Your Favorite Bug? Eye-catching larger-than-life illustrations and interesting information that might spark further investigation into the insect world make this an excellent choice for all libraries. --School Library Journal on What's Your Favorite Bug? A handsome volume. --Booklist on What's Your Favorite Bug? The art is appealing and frameworthy, reflecting the various styles of the creators, and the text ranges from poster art to paragraphs to poetry. An inspiring resource for sparking creativity --Booklist on What's Your Favorite Color? A varied and engaging omnibus that offers real insight into the lives and personalities of these artists. --Publishers Weekly, starred review, on What's Your Favorite Animal? Showcasing 14 contemporary (mainly American) picture-book illustrators, this handsome volume asks the title question and devotes a double-page spread to each artist's answer. --Booklist on What's Your Favorite Animal? This menagerie offers picture-book lovers of all ages a glimpse into each creator's style, personality, and brand of humor. --Kirkus Reviews on What's Your Favorite Animal?

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Author's Bio

Eric Carle is the renowned author and illustrator of more than seventy books, including The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? written by Bill Martin Jr. He is also the creator of The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, to which all of the royalties from What's Your Favorite Bug? go. His collaborators are some of the best known and beloved picture book illustrators of today and to whom special thanks is due.

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