‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ Turns 50

‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ Turns 50

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Once upon a time there was a very hungry caterpillar, and statistically speaking you know the rest considering the book is bought by someone in the world nearly every fifty seconds. What you may not know is that Eric Carle’s classic was published on June 3rd, 1969, which makes this beautiful story that not only makes you smile and laugh but also makes you very hungry an astonishing fifty-years old. The book is older than Jeremy ‘Hawkeye’ Renner, Leonardo Dicaprio, Christian Bale, and Captain ‘Chris Evans’ America!   Image Via Raptis Rare Books What you also might not know is about Eric Carle’s …