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A brand new golden anniversary edition of this beloved classic to celebrate 50 years. Happy birthday, Very Hungry Caterpillar!

2019 marks 50 years since The Very Hungry Caterpillar first munched his way through a variety of delicious food - and our hearts. To celebrate this milestone, we are releasing a limited hardback edition of this beloved classic, complete with stunning golden jacket and bonus content - the story of the making of this classic, and a letter to the reader from Eric Carle himself.

Since its first publication in 1969, The Very Hungry Caterpillar has now sold over 50 million copies worldwide and has been translated into over sixty-two languages.

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Every child should have a copy

Daily Telegraph

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780241372661

    April 16, 2019

    Puffin

    32 pages

    RRP $35.00

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