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“The Very Hungry Caterpillar” by Eric Carle

“The Very Hungry Caterpillar” is a beloved children’s picture book written and illustrated by Eric Carle. The book was first published in 1969 and has since become a classic in children’s literature, selling millions of copies worldwide and being translated into over 60 languages.

The story follows the journey of a little caterpillar as it eats its way through a variety of foods, becoming bigger and bigger with each bite. The book also teaches children about the life cycle of a butterfly, as the caterpillar transforms into a cocoon and eventually emerges as a beautiful butterfly.

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