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The very hungry caterpillar  Cover Image Book Book

The very hungry caterpillar / Eric Carle.

Carle, Eric. (Author). Carle, Eric. Very hungry caterpillar. (Added Author).


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. Die-cut pages illustrate what the caterpillar ate on successive days.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399226908
  • ISBN: 0399226907
  • Physical Description: 1 volume unpaged : chiefly color illustrations ; 13 cm
  • Edition: First board book edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Published by Philomel Books, c1994.

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
AD460L Lexile
Decoding demand: 76 (high) Semantic demand: 44 (medium) Syntactic demand: 74 (high) Structure demand: 59 (medium) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 2.9 0.5 5496.
Subject: Toy and movable books > Specimens.
Caterpillars > Juvenile fiction.

Available copies

  • 26 of 36 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Putnam County Library System.


  • 0 current holds with 36 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Putnam County Public Library JE CAR P-BOARD (Text) 33192000108338 Easy Fiction Checked out 04/10/2023

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