The Foolish Tortoise by Eric Carle
  

Synopsis

The Foolish Tortoise by Eric Carle

The foolish tortoise is tired of being so slow. He decides that the easiest way for him to move faster is to get out of his heavy shell. The only problem is, once he leaves his home, he's too scared to walk anywhere! The foolish tortoise learns the hard way that there's no place like home.

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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Book Info

Format

Board book
24 pages

Author

Eric Carle
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Author's Website

www.eric-carle.com/home.htm...

Publisher

Simon & Schuster Children's an imprint of Simon & Schuster

Publication date

29th October 2009

ISBN

9781847386212


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