This bilingual board book with a sliding panel uses Eric Carle’s vibrant artwork to teach the names of common animals in both English and Spanish. The panel slides back and forth to reveal the name of the animal in English (‘dog’) and in Spanish (‘perro’). The facing page features a simple sentence about the animal in both languages.
|Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
|Series:||World of Eric Carle Series|
|Edition description:||Bilingual Edition: English & Spanish|
|Product dimensions:||8.20(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.60(d)|
|Lexile:||AD400L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||3 - 5 Years|
About the Author
The author and illustrator of one of the greatest children’s picture books of all time, Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar has sold a copy a minute since publication. With distinctive, collage-like illustrations and educational content, this picture book is renowned for its description of a caterpillar transitioning into a butterfly. Aside from The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Eric Carle wrote and illustrated many other books, including Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? and Pancakes, Pancakes!
Hometown:Northampton, Massachusetts and the Berkshires
Date of Birth:June 25, 1929
Place of Birth:Syracuse, New York
Education:Akademie der bildenden Künste, Stuttgart, 1946-50