Caterpillar, Caterpillar [With CD (Audio)]

By Vivian French; Charlotte Voake (Illustrator)
Candlewick Press (MA), Paperback, 9780763641917, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 9, 2010

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Description
"The text does an excellent job of describing the metamorphosis of a swallowtail butterfly, and the closeup, vibrant drawings of each developmental stage are outstanding." -- School Library Journal
Watch with a girl and her grandfather as a caterpillar hatches, sheds its skin, grows bigger and bigger, and emerges from its pupa transformed into a beautiful butterfly.
Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:
* an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
* a segment focusing on fascinating facts
* a read-along opportunity guided by prompts.



About the Author
Vivian French was best known in school for being extremely skinny and for talking a lot. At school she developed an attachment to words and later became an actor, then a storyteller, and finally a writer of children's books. She is the author of more than two hundred books. Ms. French lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and has four grown daughters.CHARLOTTE VOAKE is the author-illustrator of GINGER, GINGER FINDS A HOME and PIZZA KITTENS. Of HELLO TWINS, she says, "This is about my brother and me when we were little. When they heard we were twins, everyone expected us to be very alike, but nothing could be further from the truth!" Charlotte Voake lives in Surrey, England.
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