Calm with the Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
  

Calm with the Very Hungry Caterpillar

Written by Eric Carle
Illustrated by Eric Carle

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It’s always worth taking time to gaze at Eric Carle’s wonderful illustrations and in this pocket-sized book they are used to help children develop mindfulness. When your mind feels busy, says the text, just stop and breathe; an illustration of Carle’s bright flowers and butterflies encourages just that. Simple instructions are presented alongside Carle’s invigorating illustrations, and the world does indeed feel better, more hopeful. A friendly and useful approach to learning a life skill that will benefit lots of children and adults. ~ Andrea Reece

Synopsis

Calm with the Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

When your monkey mind feels too jumpy... take a deep breath... to clear the cobwebs from your mind. Featuring contemplative artwork by the creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, this book helps you to relax and calm your monkey mind. It helps children learn mindfulness as a life skill in a way they can build into their lives as a daily practice.

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This beautifully illustrated and wonderfully written book helps children learn mindfulness as a life skill in a way they can build into their lives as a daily practice. Professor Willem Kuyken, Director of the Oxford Mindfulness Centre, University of Oxford

About the Author

Eric Carle

Eric Carle is acclaimed and beloved as the creator of brilliantly illustrated and innovatively designed picture books for very young children. His best-known work, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, has eaten its way into the hearts of literally millions of children all over the world and has been translated into more than 50 languages and sold over 33 million copies. Since the Caterpillar was published in 1969, Eric Carle has illustrated more than seventy books, many best sellers, most of which he also wrote, and more than 110 million copies of his books have sold around the world.

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Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Eric Carle
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Publisher

Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

2nd June 2016

ISBN

9780141368535

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