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The Very Lonely Firefly Eric Carle

The Very Lonely Firefly By Eric Carle

The Very Lonely Firefly by Eric Carle

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As the sun sets a little firefly is born. The very lonely firefly sets off into the darkening sky, flashing its light as it searches for other fireflies. It sees many lights - including a light bulb, headlights, the reflecting eyes of a dog, cat and owl and finally some fireworks glittering and shimmering.

The Very Lonely Firefly Summary

The Very Lonely Firefly by Eric Carle

**From the creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar**

A board book edition of this much-loved classic - with real twinkling lights.

The very lonely firefly sets off into the darkening sky, flashing its light as it searches for other firefly friends. A beautiful adventure that showcases one of nature's wonders and celebrates the joy of being together. With a magial, light-up surprise to discover.

About 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 been translated into 70 languages and sold over 55 million copies. Carle illustrated more than seventy books, many best sellers, most of which he also wrote, and more than 170 million copies of his books have sold around the world. In 2003, Carle received the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award (now called the Children's Literature Legacy Award) for lifetime achievement in children's literature. In 2002, Eric and his wife, Barbara, cofounded The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art ( in Amherst, Massachusetts, a 40,000-square-foot space dedicated to the celebration of picture books and picture book illustrations from around the world, underscoring the cultural, historical, and artistic significance of picture books and their art form. Eric Carle passed away in May 2021 at the age of 91. His work remains an important influence on artists and illustrators at work today.

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The Very Lonely Firefly by Eric Carle
Used - Very Good
Penguin Random House Children's UK
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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