Clara Caterpillar

Clara Caterpillar Cover

Clara Caterpillar

By Pamela Duncan Edwards; Henry Cole (Illustrator)

HarperTrophy, Paperback, 9780064436915, 40pp.

Publication Date: February 17, 2004


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.

Praise For Clara Caterpillar

“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