Eric Carle
About the author

Eric Carle

Eric Carle is an internationally bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of books for very young children including his most well-known title The Very Hungry Caterpillar. With his late wife, Barbara, Eric Carle co-founded The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Massachusetts in 2002. Eric Carle passed away in 2021, at the age of 91.

Books by Eric Carle

Eric Carle Articles

Cut and create: Make your own Very Hungry Caterpillar!

News | Book Life

18 December 2020

Cut and create: Make your own Very Hungry Caterpillar!

Worming his way into our hearts: Fun for littlies with The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

Review | Extract

22 May 2020

Worming his way into our hearts: Fun for littlies with The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

50 Years Young: The Very Hungry Caterpillar Celebrates with Collector's Edition

Kids & Ya

30 April 2019

50 Years Young: The Very Hungry Caterpillar Celebrates with Collector's Edition