Eric Carle’s Very Hungry Caterpillar accused of being wasteful

Feb 11 2012 The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle has come under attack for being too greedy. The award-winning authors of Mission:Explore have renamed the larval character as the Very Wasteful Caterpillar for leaving too many leftovers.

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Win 1 of 5 copies of the novel ‘Just Another Manic Mum-Day’ by Mink Elliott

Feb 10 2012 Just Another Manic Mum Day is a new novel by Mink Elliott, the author of the hilariously refreshing novel, The Pissed-Off Parent’s Club, which was number 1 in The Bookseller's Heatseeker chart.

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar is the most read children’s book in Britain

Jan 26 2012 The Very Hungry Caterpillar is the most read children's book in Britain, a study revealed yesterday. Researchers estimate that Eric Carle’s 1969 classic about a caterpillar that becomes a butterfly is read an average of nine times a year by the nation's 5.5 million primary school children.

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