Author: Edwards, Pamela Duncan
Number Of Pages: 40
Release Date: 17-02-2004
Part Number: 9780064436915
Details: Product Description Such a clever caterpillar! A carefree cabbage caterpillar named Clara, who becomes a common cream-colored butterfly, can′t possibly compete with a catty, conceited caterpillar named Catisha, who becomes a captivating crimson-colored butterfly. Or can she? Ages 3 - 6 Review “A freshly minted fable…alliterative adventure that may be set in a garden, but is anything but garden-variety.” -- Kirkus Review “An interesting combination of realistically rendered backgrounds and insect bodies with faces drawn in the style of Dr. Seuss.” -- School Library Journal “Children will enjoy the well-told story and Cole’s large-scale, child-friendly artwork.” -- ALA Booklist About the Author Pamela Duncan Edwards is the author of numerous popular picture books, including Livingstone Mouse; Roar! A Noisy Counting Book; Some Smug Slug; The Worrywarts; Clara Caterpillar; Wake-Up Kisses; Rosie's Roses; The Leprechaun's Gold; and Gigi and Lulu's Gigantic Fight, all illustrated by Henry Cole; as well as Dear Tooth Fairy, illustrated by Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick; McGillycuddy Could!, illustrated by Sue Porter; and The Neat Line, illustrated by Diana Cain Bluthenthal. She lives in Virginia. Henry Cole was a celebrated science teacher for many years before turning his talents to children’s books. He has worked on nearly one hundred and fifty books for children, including Unspoken, Big Bug, A Nest for Celeste, Jack’s Garden, and On Meadowview Street. Henry loves being outside, where he can sketch and write. His favorite sound is the first robin song of the spring. You can visit him online at www.henrycole.net.
Package Dimensions: 9.9 x 8.6 x 0.3 inches