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Carle, Eric

Overview
Works: 1,505 works in 7,369 publications in 31 languages and 255,146 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, Narrator, Artist, Interviewee, Creator, wpr, Other, Translator, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Editor, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ8.3.M418, E
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Most widely held works about Eric Carle
 
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The very hungry caterpillar by Eric Carle( Book )

671 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 17 languages and held by 14,432 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
Brown bear, brown bear, what do you see? by Bill Martin( Book )

318 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in 22 languages and held by 13,766 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 )

112 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 8,187 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
The grouchy ladybug by Eric Carle( Book )

171 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 7,436 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 )

111 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 7,050 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 )

54 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 6,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

158 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 6,251 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 )

133 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 6,206 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 )

94 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 5,841 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. Poor Hermit Crab! He's outgrown his snug little shell and has to find a new home. And he does, with help from some friends who make the move less scary. Children facing change in their own lives will relate to Hermit Crab's story-and learn a lot about the fascinating world of marine life along the way. Hermit Crab's problem is that he keeps outgrowing things. When he outgrows his first shell-house, he's a bit scared. The next one he finds is big enough -- but depressingly bare. To his happy surprise, all sorts of beautiful and useful undersea neighbors come to his aid and decorate and protect his home. Finally, the new house is perfect but now it, too, has become too small! Once again, Hermit Crab must move on. But this time he is not only bigger -- he is more self confident. While he is sorry to leave his friends and his familiar shell behind, he now sees the future as full of exciting possibilities
Have you seen my cat? by Eric Carle( Book )

103 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy encounters all sorts of cats while searching for the one he lost
The mixed-up chameleon by Eric Carle( Book )

98 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 4,950 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 )

74 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,863 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 4,692 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 )

71 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,656 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 )

111 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 4,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

73 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,359 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 )

31 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and held by 4,308 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 )

51 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely firefly goes out into the night searching for other fireflies
1, 2, 3 to the zoo by Eric Carle( Book )

130 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,004 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 3,905 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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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The very hungry caterpillar
Alternative Names
Carle Eric

Carle Éric 1929-....

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 (1,850)

German (341)

Spanish (120)

Chinese (71)

French (68)

Japanese (33)

Arabic (30)

Italian (29)

Polish (26)

Somali (21)

Vietnamese (20)

Urdu (14)

Russian (12)

Portuguese (8)

Gujarati (8)

Panjabi (7)

Hebrew (6)

Hindi (6)

Dutch (5)

Turkish (5)

Tamil (4)

Bengali (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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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