Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

9 Books for Fans of
The Very Hungry Caterpillar

by Keith Rice

Of all Eric Carle’s beloved creations, none have captured imaginations quite like The Very Hungry Caterpillar – I know my toddler is certainly a fan. With the engaging, tactile use of the caterpillar’s various snacks and Carle’s deceptively simple collage-style art, The Very Hungry Caterpillar has been eating its way into the hearts and imaginations of our littlest readers for over 50 years. While we all love this particular ravenous little bug, there are plenty of books sure to delight fans of The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Here are a few of our favorites.