Carle's books all have an educational element they teach about animals, numbers, colours and nature but a big part of their appeal is that they are not didactic or laboured, but light and entertaining. There's warmth and humour there too. (Junior )
These groundbreaking picture books have been teaching children to read for over forty years, and their consistently strong sales prove their staying power and continued applicability for today’s kids.
A Children’s Book-of-the-Month Club Main Selection