Author(s): Eric Carle
This very special keepsake baby book is the perfect way to record all those important first occasions for a newborn baby: from very first steps, to first teeth and favourite colours.
With stunning illustrations from Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar and other favourite stories, there is room to record memories and personal details, as well as spaces for photographs and special envelopes to keep precious mementos. A delightful gift for any new parent to treasure.
'Eric Carle ... has an unfailing magic. His gentle, glowing collages are satisfying for parent and child.'--The Times
'The natural history is a source for smiles, the illustrations in collage and paint are little works of art.' --Times Educational Supplement
Praise for The Very Hungry Caterpillar:
'Every child should have a copy' --Daily Telegraph
Probably the bestselling baby book of all time, with indestructible flaps, intriguing holes and a ravishing -- ravenous -- star--Mail on Sunday
Eric Carle is an internationally bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of books for very young children. He was born in New York, but spent his early life in Germany. He returned to the States in his early twenties and worked as a graphic designer for the New York Times. He went on to be the art director of an advertising agency before he began writing and illustrating children's books. Eric lives in Massachusetts with his wife, Barbara. The Carles opened The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Massachusetts in 2002.