Author: Eric Carle
Title: The Very Caterpillar
Publishing information: Philmel, 1994, baby - preschool
Number of Pages: 13
Genre: picture book
Summary of Plot: a caterpillar is very hungry so he eats his way through a lot of food. When he is full he curls up in a cocoon and sleeps. When he wakes up he is a butterfly.
Your Reaction to the book: this is a fun book to read to younger kids.
Potential Problems: this is not an informational book, so some of the things the caterpillar eats should not be fed to real caterpillars.
Recommendations: everyone will have fun reading this book.