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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book -  Penguin Group (USA) - Toys"R"Us
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"In the light of the moon a little egg lay on a leaf." So begins Eric Carle's modern classic. This 5" x 4" Penguin Group (USA) The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Miniature Edition is truly tiny and features tiny type, making it a nice size for small hands to hold and flip through the pictures. Despite its diminutive state, the book is complete in every detail, following the ravenous caterpillar's path as he eats his way through one apple (and the pages of the book itself) on Monday, two pears on Tuesday, three plums on Wednesday and so on, until he is really fat and has a stomachache! Kids love butterfly metamorphosis stories, and this popular favorite teaches counting and the days of the week, too.
  • 5" x 4" miniature edition is great for small hands
  • Complete story in every detail
  • Teaches counting
  • Teaches days of the week
Features
Tiny modern classic
This 5" x 4" miniature edition of Eric Carle’s modern classic is truly tiny and features tiny type, which makes it a nice size for small hands to hold and flip through the pictures.
Complete with details
Despite its diminutive state, this classic book is complete in every detail, following the ravenous caterpillar's path as he eats his way through the colorful pages until his transformation.
Count with the caterpillar
Kids love butterfly metamorphosis stories, and this popular favorite teaches counting, so your little one can count along as the caterpillar eats through two pears, three plums and so on.
Learn the days of the week
This beautifully illustrated book will also teach children the days of the week as they read about what food the caterpillar eats each day, until he becomes really fat and gets a stomachache.

Product Description

With its lovely, humorous illustrations and wonderful narrative about a hungry caterpillar growing up to be a beautiful butterfly, Eric Carle's story will touch anyone who still has some growing to do. The Very Hungry Caterpillar is designed in a sturdy format that's perfect for even the youngest readers. Publisher: Philomel Books, a division of Penguin Young Readers Group. Genre: children's fiction. Spread count: 8. Published date: 1994. Dimensions: 5"H x 7"W.

Features

  • Written and illustrated by Eric Carle

Additional Info

104480

881A5823

9780399226908

0039922690

0.4 pounds

7.0 x 5.0 x 0.5

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Average Customer Rating:

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Levy Home EntertainmentThe Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book
 
4.6

(based on 60 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (49)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (29)
  • Educational (28)
  • Engaging (28)
  • Interactive (23)
  • Lots of fun (23)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Young children (26)
  • Entertainment (18)
  • Indoor (11)
  • Travel (8)
  • Gift (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • First time parent (15), Education oriented (9), Parent of two or more children (8), Working parent (8), Stay at home parent (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (20), No (11)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

LOVE THIS BOOK- Must have!

This book is great. So much fun! A chance to really get into what you're reading and make it fun! Good chance to review counting/numbers, colors and encourage healthy foods..shows...Read complete review

This book is great. So much fun! A chance to really get into what you're reading and make it fun! Good chance to review counting/numbers, colors and encourage healthy foods..shows what eating too much junk food can do too...bellyache. My son is 4 and this has been his favorite book for about a year. My daughters are 3 and they too love this book. We got it as a gift and I will be sure to buy it for other little ones!

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

Not happy

This book had very high ratings, so I thought I'd try it. Neither my son or I enjoyed it all. It is very short and the cut up pages make it impossible to...Read complete review

This book had very high ratings, so I thought I'd try it. Neither my son or I enjoyed it all. It is very short and the cut up pages make it impossible to read to a baby. I would not rec this book.

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5.0

Cute

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Comments about Levy Home Entertainment The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book:

Cute.

 
5.0

All time favorite

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Comments about Levy Home Entertainment The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book:

great book. Kids read over and over!

 
5.0

Great book!

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Comments about Levy Home Entertainment The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book:

Such a fun book for kids.

 
5.0

Love this book!

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Comments about Levy Home Entertainment The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book:

My 2 year olds LOVE this book! Great for all ages

 
5.0

We love it!

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Comments about Levy Home Entertainment The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book:

My toddler loves this book!

 
5.0

I would buy this again.

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Parents like its durability.

 
5.0

Classic, great book! Would recommend!

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Comments about Levy Home Entertainment The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book:

This is still such an adorable, classic children's book that every child should have. I love this scaled down, cardboard version of the book that's perfect for younger children.

 
5.0

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Comments about Levy Home Entertainment The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book:

A book

 
5.0

We still love this book!

By Mimi

from Tulsa, OK

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Pros

  • Engaging
  • Lots of Fun

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Levy Home Entertainment The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book:

      I have two grandsons ages two and almost five and they both love this book!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
       
      5.0

      Great book for children!

      By The professional Baby Shower goer

      from Pittsburgh, PA

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      Pros

      • Educational
      • Engaging
      • Interactive

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Indoor
        • Young Children

        Comments about Levy Home Entertainment The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book:

        I bought this book along with a few others for a friend for a shower. This is a great book for kids!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

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