WorldCat Identities

Carle, Eric

Overview
Works: 1,552 works in 7,593 publications in 31 languages and 256,806 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Stories in rhyme  Toy and movable books  Board books  Readers (Publications)  Tactile works  Sound books  Stories without words 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Narrator, Interviewee, Creator, wpr, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Translator, Author of introduction, Editor, Contributor, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ8.3.M418, E
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Most widely held works about Eric Carle
 
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Most widely held works by Eric Carle
The very hungry caterpillar by Eric Carle( Book )

700 editions published between 1969 and 2018 in 17 languages and held by 14,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Brown bear, brown bear, what do you see? by Bill Martin( Book )

327 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in 22 languages and held by 13,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children see a variety of animals, each one a different color, and a teacher looking at them
Polar bear, polar bear, what do you hear? by Bill Martin( Book )

118 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 8,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zoo animals from polar bear to walrus make their distinctive sounds for each other, while children imitate the sounds for the zookeeper. Suggested level: preschool
The grouchy ladybug by Eric Carle( Book )

178 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 7,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grouchy ladybug, looking for a fight, challenges everyone she meets regardless of their size or strength. On board pages
The very busy spider by Eric Carle( Book )

117 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 7,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Panda Bear, Panda Bear, what do you see? by Bill Martin( Book )

55 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 6,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and rhyming text present ten different endangered animals
The tiny seed by Eric Carle( Book )

162 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 6,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple description of a flowering plant's life cycle through the seasons
From head to toe by Eric Carle( Book )

138 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 6,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encourages the reader to exercise by following the movements of various animals; presented in a question and answer format
A house for Hermit Crab by Eric Carle( Book )

97 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 5,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Have you seen my cat? by Eric Carle( Book )

106 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A little boy looking for his cat finds all kinds of cats: big, little, striped, spotted. But none of those cats is his cat. At last he finds her and the very special surprise she has for him!" -- Back cover
The mixed-up chameleon by Eric Carle( Book )

99 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 4,968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored chameleon wishes it could be more like all the other animals it sees, but soon decides it would rather just be itself. Cutouts along the edges of the pages display various animals and colors
The very quiet cricket by Eric Carle( Book )

75 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Does a kangaroo have a mother, too? by Eric Carle( Book )

58 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Pancakes, pancakes! by Eric Carle( Book )

72 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By cutting and grinding the wheat for flour, Jack starts from scratch to help make his breakfast pancake
Do you want to be my friend? by Eric Carle( Book )

113 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 4,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mouse searches everywhere for a friend
Rooster's off to see the world by Eric Carle( Book )

74 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Baby Bear, Baby Bear, what do you see? by Bill Martin( Book )

34 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 4,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Illustrations and rhyming text portray a young bear searching for its mother and meeting many North American animals along the way"--Title page verso
The very lonely firefly by Eric Carle( Book )

53 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely firefly goes out into the night searching for other fireflies. Carle's very special story is finally available in a board book format, and, just like the hardcover edition, the fireflies' lights actually light up, delighting children of all ages
1, 2, 3 to the zoo by Eric Carle( Book )

137 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 4,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Mister Seahorse by Eric Carle( Book )

48 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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"--Provided by publisher
 
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Audience level: 0.12 (from 0.01 for Panda Bear ... to 0.88 for Ein Künst ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The very hungry caterpillar
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Brown bear, brown bear, what do you see?Polar bear, polar bear, what do you hear?The grouchy ladybugThe very busy spiderPanda Bear, Panda Bear, what do you see?The tiny seedFrom head to toeA house for Hermit Crab
Alternative Names
Carle Eric

Carle Éric 1929-....

Eric Carle

Eric Carle Amerikaans schrijver

Eric Carle amerikansk författare

Eric Carle amerikansk skribent

Eric Carle scrittore e illustratore statunitense

Eric Carle US-amerikanischer Kinderbuchautor

Ḳarl, Eriḳ

Ḳarl, Eriḳ 1929-

Karls, Eriks 1929-

Kāru, Erikku

Kāru, Erikku 1929-

Карл, Ерик, 1929-

Карл, Эрик

אריק קרל

קארל, אריק 1929-

קרל, אריק

קרל, אריק 1929-

קרעל, אריק 1929-

إرك كارل، 1929-

اریک کارل نویسنده آمریکایی

كارل، اريك

كارل، ايريك

எரிக் கார்ல்

칼, 에릭

칼, 에릭 1929-

エリック・カール

カール, エリック

カールエリック

卡爾

卡爾 (美)

卡尓, 艾瑞克

卡爾艾瑞

Languages
English (1,913)

German (345)

Spanish (123)

Chinese (72)

French (71)

Japanese (40)

Arabic (31)

Italian (29)

Polish (26)

Vietnamese (25)

Somali (23)

Urdu (15)

Russian (12)

Portuguese (8)

Hindi (8)

Gujarati (8)

Hebrew (7)

Panjabi (7)

Bengali (7)

Dutch (5)

Tamil (4)

Turkish (4)

Korean (3)

Albanian (3)

Persian (2)

Greek, Modern (2)

Shona (2)

Swedish (1)

Kurdish (1)

Multiple languages (1)

Thai (1)

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