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A House for Hermit Crab (Reprint) (Mixed media product) by Eric Carle

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Carle addresses the challenges of growing up with whimsy and wisdom in this modern classic that appeals to children and adults alike. This package includes a paperback book along with a CD of the story being read aloud. Full color.



Book Synopsis



Eric Carle's classic A House for Hermit Crab comes to life in this interactive book and CD package.

Based on the true behaviors of the hermit crab, young readers will empathize with Hermit Crab as he grows out of one house after another and searches for the perfect home. Children who must change schools, move to a new town, or even graduate to a new grade in school will relate to Hermit Crab's situation and take heart as they see that growing up isn't really so scary after all.

Eric Carle addresses the challenges of growing up with whimsy and wisdom in this modern classic that appeals to children and adults alike. This package includes a paperback book along with a CD of the story being read aloud.



About The Author



Eric Carle is an internationally bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator of more than seventy books for very young children, including The Tiny Seed, Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me, and his most well-known title, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Born in Syracuse, New York, Eric Carle moved to Germany with his parents when he was six years old. He studied at the prestigious art school, the Akademie der Bildenden Künste, in Stuttgart, before returning to the United States, where he worked as a graphic designer for The New York Times and later as art director for an advertising agency. The Very Hungry Caterpillar, now considered a modern classic, has sold nearly fifty million copies and has been translated into sixty-five languages. With his late wife, Barbara, Eric Carle cofounded The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in Amherst, Massachusetts in 2002. Eric Carle lives in the Florida Keys.

Keith Nobbs has appeared on Broadway in The Lion In Winter and off-Broadway in Dog Sees God, Romance, The Hasty Heart, Bye Bye Birdie, Dublin Carol, and Four (Lucille Lortel Award, Drama Desk Nomination). His film credits include Phone Booth, Double Whammy, and 25th Hour. Television credits include The Black Donnellys (series regular), Law and Order: Criminal Intent, and The Sopranos.

Dimensions (Overall): 11 Inches (H) x 7.8 Inches (W) x .4 Inches (D)
Weight: .35 Pounds
Suggested Age: 4-8 Years
Series Title: Eric Carle
Sub-Genre: Classics, Readers / Beginner, General, Animals / Marine Life
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Number of Pages: 32
Publisher: Little Simon
Format: Mixed Media Product
Author: Eric Carle
Language: English
Street Date: January 28, 2013
TCIN: 14515094
UPC: 9781442472242
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-4461
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 11.25 inches length x 8 inches width x 0.25 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1 pounds
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