Books written by Eric Carle

Watch Out! A Giant!

Little Simon | October 17, 2017 | 28 pages
Eric Carle’s classic tale Watch Out! A Giant! is now available as a board book with die-cut flaps throughout! For the first time, Eric Carle’s imaginary adventure of two children escaping a giant through secret passageways, trapdoors, and underground tunnels is available in a board book... More Info
$8.50

Do You Want to Be My Friend?

Harper Collins | March 1, 1987 | 40 pages
"Do you want to be my friend?" asks the lonely little mouse. He follows a tai1, but all he finds at its end is a rather unfriendly horse. The little mouse just wants someone to play with-but he'll have to follow a lot of tails before he can find just the right companion.  More Info
$10.99

My First Peek-a-Boo Animals

Little Simon | June 6, 2017 | 18 pages
From beloved author-illustrator Eric Carle comes this brand-new peek-a-boo book that features an animal guessing game and lift-the-flaps throughout—sure to endlessly entertain little ones! I have a long trunk and big floppy ears I roam in the grass where I’ll live for many years Peek-a-boo!... More Info

Pancakes, Pancakes!

Little Simon | September 1, 2015 | 32 pages
This brand-new edition of Eric Carle’s beloved classic now comes with a CD narrated by award-winning actor Stanley Tucci! The barnyard rooster crows and Jack wakes up—hungry, of course! What does he want for breakfast? A big pancake! But first, Jack’s mother needs flour from the mill, an egg... More Info

Eric Carle's Very Little Library: The very hungry caterpillar (1st board book ed., 1994)

December 12, 2017 |
Collects three of Carle's singular picture books: The very hungry caterpillar eats its way to being a butterfly; The very busy spider works all day building her web, and rests well at night; The very lonely firefly searches for (and finds) other fireflies.  More Info

Dream Snow

Putnam Juvenile | September 1, 2000 | 32 pages
When Christmas Eve arrives and there is no snow on the ground, the old farmer worries about what will come of this special holiday, yet in the morning, his prayers are answered as he awakens to the farm blanketed in white.  More Info

Pancakes, Pancakes!

Simon Spotlight | May 7, 2013 | 24 pages
There’s a lot to be done before Jack can have his breakfast in this Ready-to-Read edition of Eric Carle’s classic tale. The barnyard rooster crows and Jack wakes up—hungry, of course! What does he want for breakfast? A big pancake! But first, Jack’s mother needs flour from the mill, an egg... More Info

Rooster Is Off to See the World

Simon Spotlight | May 7, 2013 | 24 pages
Count along with Rooster in this Ready-to-Read edition of a favorite story from Eric Carle. One fine morning, a rooster sets off to see the world. Soon he’s joined by two cats, then three frogs, then four turtles, then five fish. But one group by one, his new friends decide to head home, leaving... More Info

A House for Hermit Crab

Little Simon | May 7, 2013 | 32 pages
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... More Info