"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
A little girl and her grandfather carefully observe a group of caterpillars from the time they hatch through their ultimate emergence as peacock butterflies. This book follows not only the life cycle of a caterpillar but also the warm relationship of the girl and her grandfather.