What's Your Favorite Animal? by Eric CarleWhat's Your Favorite Animal? by Eric Carle

What's Your Favorite Animal?

byEric Carle

Hardcover | December 8, 2016

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Everybody has a favorite animal. Some like little white dogs or big black cats or hoppy brown bunnies best. Others prefer squishy snails or tall giraffes or sleek black panthers. With beautiful illustrations and charming personal stories, 14 children's book artists share their favorite animals and why they love them.

- Eric Carle
- Nick Bruel
- Lucy Cousins
- Susan Jeffers
- Steven Kellogg
- Jon Klassen
- Tom Lichtenheld
- Peter McCarty
- Chris Raschka
- Peter Sís
- Lane Smith
- Erin Stead
- Rosemary Wells
- Mo Willems

Eric Carle is the renowned author and illustrator of more than 70 books, including The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? written by Bill Martin Jr. He is also the creator of The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, to which all of the royalties from What's Your Favorite Animal? go. His collaborators...
Title:What's Your Favorite Animal?Format:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 11.44 × 9.32 × 0.4 inPublished:December 8, 2016Publisher:Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0805096418

ISBN - 13:9780805096415


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Very creative for children! #plumrewards Bought this book for my daughter and she loves it. Each page is filled with a great picture and description. We read it over and over, she never gets bored.
Date published: 2017-05-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Favorite Animals This is a cute collection of pictures and reasons why these artists chose the animals they did.
Date published: 2017-04-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fantastic Great little story and fantastic art work...cannot beat the price
Date published: 2017-03-28
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Cute story! Funny story and pics, one of my son's favorites!
Date published: 2017-03-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from original great way to drive imagination. My kids love this book since they get to invent different animals as well with they're favorite caracteristics.
Date published: 2017-03-08

Editorial Reviews

"Showcasing 14 contemporary (mainly American) picture-book illustrators, this handsome volume asks the title question and devotes a double-page spread to each artist's answer." -Booklist"This menagerie offers picture-book lovers of all ages a glimpse into each creator's style, personality and brand of humor." -Kirkus Reviews"A varied and engaging omnibus that offers real insight into the lives and personalities of these artists." -Publishers Weekly, Starred Review"Gorgeously illustrated, brilliantly innovative. . ." -The New York Times Book Review on The Very Hungry Caterpillar"Carle's signature jewel-toned tissue paper and acrylic collages are simple enough for youngest onlookers to appreciate, yet filled with subtleties to delight adult eyes. . ." -Publishers Weekly on Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?"The contemporary classic, beloved of preschoolers and beginning readers alike." -The Horn Book Guide on Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?