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Author photo. Eric Carle lit son livre « La chenille qui fait des trous » à la télévision, en 2009, à New York

Eric Carle lit son livre « La chenille qui fait des trous » à la télévision, en 2009, à New York

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Eric Carle is an award-winning, children's picture book author and illustrator whose most recognized work is The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book. Carle was born to German parents in 1929 in Syracuse, New York. The family returned to Germany in 1935, moving to a suburb of Stuttgart. Carle disliked high school, quitting at the age of 16 before graduation. He was admitted as the youngest student to the Akademie der bildenden Kunste, an art school. After finishing at the Akademie, he worked as a poster designer for the U.S. Information Center in Germany until 1952, when he moved back to New York City. He was a graphic designer at the New York Times and later worked as an art director at L.W. Frohlich & Co. In 1963, Bill Martin, Jr. saw a poster of a red lobster that Carle had designed and asked him to illustrate Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, thus launching his freelance career. Among his many children's books are Dream Snow, Hello, Red Fox, The Very Clumsy Click Beetle, and Pancakes, Pancakes! His title The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse made Publisher's Weekly Best Seller List for 2011. His title Brown Bear Brown Bear What to You See? made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012. In 2015 he made The New Zealand Best Seller List with Love from the Very Hungry Caterpillar. Eric Carle, beloved children's book author and illustrator, died on May 23, 2021. He was 91. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar 18,142 copies, 1,007 reviews
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? (Illustrator) 11,319 copies, 668 reviews
The Grouchy Ladybug 5,824 copies, 219 reviews
The Tiny Seed 4,722 copies, 166 reviews
The Very Busy Spider 4,473 copies, 129 reviews
A House for Hermit Crab 4,293 copies, 92 reviews
From Head to Toe 3,702 copies, 115 reviews
The Mixed-Up Chameleon 3,090 copies, 98 reviews
Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother, Too? 2,890 copies, 140 reviews
Pancakes, Pancakes! 2,708 copies, 74 reviews
The Very Quiet Cricket 2,388 copies, 75 reviews
Rooster's Off to See the World 2,349 copies, 50 reviews
Today Is Monday 2,252 copies, 52 reviews
Little Cloud 2,189 copies, 62 reviews
Have You Seen My Cat? 1,955 copies, 59 reviews
The Very Lonely Firefly 1,857 copies, 46 reviews
Do You Want to Be My Friend? 1,854 copies, 51 reviews
Mister Seahorse 1,796 copies, 91 reviews
Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me 1,710 copies, 70 reviews
Baby Bear, Baby Bear, What Do You See? (Illustrator) 1,697 copies, 34 reviews
1, 2, 3 to the Zoo 1,417 copies, 45 reviews
10 Little Rubber Ducks 1,298 copies, 57 reviews
The Secret Birthday Message 1,220 copies, 35 reviews
Walter the Baker 1,168 copies, 22 reviews
Draw Me A Star 1,133 copies, 35 reviews
Hello, Red Fox 887 copies, 28 reviews
Dream Snow 836 copies, 21 reviews
The Very Clumsy Click Beetle 767 copies, 21 reviews
Eric Carle's Dragons, Dragons 601 copies, 19 reviews
My Very First Book of Colors 587 copies, 8 reviews
The Rabbit and the Turtle 575 copies, 23 reviews
I See a Song 547 copies, 25 reviews
My Very First Book of Shapes 493 copies, 9 reviews
The Honeybee & the Robber 399 copies, 12 reviews
My Very First Book of Numbers 359 copies, 7 reviews
Friends 224 copies, 15 reviews
What's Your Favorite Animal? 192 copies, 9 reviews
Eric Carle Around The Farm My First Look And Find (Illustrator) 175 copies, 2 reviews
The Art of Eric Carle 170 copies, 5 reviews
The Nonsense Show 136 copies, 13 reviews
Let's Paint a Rainbow 133 copies, 6 reviews
Tom Thumb 133 copies, 15 reviews
Watch Out! A Giant! 122 copies, 14 reviews
Flora and Tiger 104 copies, 5 reviews
What's Your Favorite Color? 98 copies, 3 reviews
All Around Us 77 copies, 2 reviews
My Very First Library 65 copies, 1 review
My Very First Book of Food 58 copies, 2 reviews
My Very First Book of Motion 55 copies, 2 reviews
Stories for All Seasons 55 copies, 1 review
Eric Carle Animal Flash Cards 30 copies, 1 review
Above Us, in the Sky 20 copies, 1 review
Eric Carle Decorative Prints 17 copies, 1 review
With Us, on the Earth and Sea 16 copies, 1 review
Hot and Cold 11 copies
Big and Small 4 copies
Vriendjes 4 copies
Land and Sea 4 copies
My Very First Book of Sounds 4 copies, 1 review
Bird Calls 3 copies
Pequeña nube 2 copies
Up and Down 2 copies
Animal sounds 2 copies
Vader zeepaard [Prentenboek] 2 copies, 1 review
Colors 1 copy
numbers 1 copy
Dies und Das 1 copy, 1 review
Opposites 1 copy
Questions, Questions 1 copy, 1 review
Mis slucha 1 copy
Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? (Illustrator) 4,540 copies, 115 reviews
Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See? (Illustrator) 2,571 copies, 57 reviews
The Foolish Tortoise (Illustrator) 1,555 copies, 15 reviews
The Greedy Python (Illustrator) 1,379 copies, 15 reviews
The Lamb and the Butterfly (Illustrator) 1,114 copies, 10 reviews
Thank You, Brother Bear (Illustrator) 580 copies, 4 reviews
The Mountain That Loved a Bird (Illustrator) 539 copies, 10 reviews
Why Noah Chose the Dove (Illustrator) 509 copies, 7 reviews
The Hole in the Dike [Retold by Norma B. Green] (Illustrator) 299 copies, 7 reviews
Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out (Contributor) 289 copies, 7 reviews
The Bill Martin Jr Big Book of Poetry (Foreword) 244 copies, 15 reviews
All in a Day (Illustrator) 181 copies, 6 reviews
Star of Stars (Cover artist, some editions) 95 copies
Seven Stories by Hans Christian Andersen (Illustrator) 27 copies, 1 review
Aesop's Fables for Modern Readers (Illustrator) 27 copies, 1 review
Nature Thoughts a Selection (Illustrator) 15 copies
Flower thoughts; a selection (Illustrator) 8 copies
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Eric Carle has 1 media appearance.

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The 'Blue Horse' That Inspired A Children's Book
Weekend Edition Saturday, Saturday, October 8, 2011 at 0am

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