The wondrous world of Eric Carle

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June 3rd marks 50 years of The very hungry caterpillar by Eric Carle.  Here's a list containing many of his fine works. 


Eric Carle
Description: Each car on the train has one more zoo animal than the one before, from the first car with an elephant to the last with ten birds.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: When a storm strikes a cargo ship, ten rubber ducks are tossed overboard and swept off in ten different directions.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: A hermit crab who has outgrown his old shell moves into a new one, which he decorates and enhances with the various sea creatures he meets in his travels.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Bill Martin, Eric Carle
Description: Children see a variety of animals, each one a different color, and a teacher looking at them. While not written by Carle, it is his first collaboration with Bill Martin.
Call Number: E Mar
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: Presents the names of animal babies, parents, and groups, for example, a baby kangaroo is a joey, its mother is a flyer, its father is a boomer, and a group of kangaroos is a troop, mob, or herd.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: Encourages the reader to exercise by following the movements of various animals; presented in a question and answer format.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: A young boy encounters all sorts of cats while searching for the one he lost.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: Guests at Little Frog's birthday party include the red fox, the purple butterfly, the orange cat, and other colorful animals. The illustrations are designed to demonstrate the concept of complementary colors.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: A little cloud becomes all sorts of things--sheep, an airplane, trees, a hat--before joining other clouds and raining.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: After Mrs. Seahorse lays her eggs on Mr. Seahorse's belly, he drifts through the water, greeting other fish fathers who are taking care of their eggs.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: By cutting and grinding the wheat for flour, Jack starts from scratch to help make his breakfast pancake.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: Monica's father fulfills her request for the moon by taking it down after it is small enough to carry, but it continues to change in size. Some pages fold out to display particularly large pictures.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: A simple introduction to the meaning of numbers and sets as a rooster, on his way to see the world, is joined by fourteen animals along the way.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: A grouchy ladybug who is looking for a fight challenges everyone she meets regardless of their size or strength.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: A chameleon wishes he could be like each of the animals he sees in the zoo.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: By following the instructions in the coded message, Tim finds his birthday present.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: A simple description of a flowering plant's life cycle through the seasons.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: The farm animals try to divert a busy little spider from spinning her web, but she persists and produces a thing of both beauty and usefulness. The pictures may be felt as well as seen.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: Follows the progress of a hungry little caterpillar as he eats his way through a varied and very large quantity of food until, full at last, he forms a cocoon around himself and goes to sleep.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: A lonely firefly goes out into the night searching for other fireflies.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: A very quiet cricket who wants to rub his wings together and make a sound as do so many other animals finally achieves his wish. The cricket's sound is reproduced at the end of the book.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
Eric Carle
Description: By order of the Duke, Walter the baker must invent a tasty roll through which the rising sun can shine three times.
Call Number: E Car
Format: Book
Date Added: Feb 13, 2019
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1, 2, 3 To The Zoo: A Counting Book
Eric Carle
E Car
Papa, Please Get The Moon For Me
Eric Carle
E Car
10 Little Rubber Ducks
Eric Carle
E Car
Rooster's Off To See The World
Eric Carle
E Car
A House For Hermit Crab
Eric Carle
E Car
The Grouchy Ladybug
Eric Carle
E Car
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?
Bill Martin, Eric Carle
E Mar
The Mixed-Up Chameleon
Eric Carle
E Car
Does A Kangaroo Have A Mother, Too?
Eric Carle
E Car
The Secret Birthday Message
Eric Carle
E Car
From Head To Toe
Eric Carle
E Car
The Tiny Seed
Eric Carle
E Car
Have You Seen My Cat?
Eric Carle
E Car
The Very Busy Spider
Eric Carle
E Car
Hello, Red Fox
Eric Carle
E Car
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Eric Carle
E Car
Little Cloud
Eric Carle
E Car
The Very Lonely Firefly
Eric Carle
E Car
Mister Seahorse
Eric Carle
E Car
The Very Quiet Cricket
Eric Carle
E Car
Pancakes, Pancakes!
Eric Carle
E Car
Walter The Baker
Eric Carle
E Car