Exclusives

Very Hungry Caterpillar Baseball Hat - Adult

An Eric Carle Museum Shop exclusive!

Black cotton baseball hat with the Very Hungry Caterpillar image on front and "Eric Carle Museum" text on back and adjustable fabric strap. One size fits all adults.

Item No. X7833
$20.00
Very Hungry Caterpillar Baseball Hat - Youth

An Eric Carle Museum Shop exclusive!

Black cotton baseball hat with the Very Hungry Caterpillar image on front and "Eric Carle Museum" text on back and adjustable fabric strap. One size fits all youth.

Item No. 9284C
$20.00
Caterpillar Care Package

Couldn't we all use some colorful Caterpillar cheer this year? Send your distanced loved ones a care package filled with books and gifts hand-selected by the expert shop team at The Carle! Each box will include an assortment seasonal and Very Hungry Caterpillar themed gifts that are perfect for birthdays, gift baskets or any celebration!

Include a personalized note to your recipient in Customer Notes at checkout. Let us know about your gift recipient (age, likes, interests) and we'll customize the package just for them.

Item No. 59510820
$50.00
$25.00
$25.00 - $50.00
Bundle-VHC Birthday

Staff Pick

Send some birthday cheer to a loved one with a Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Bundle! Each box will include the mini book Happy Birthday from The Very Hungry Caterpillar and a child-sized tote bag full of tiny gifts. Let's make this birthday the best day ever!

Include a personalized note to your recipient in Customer Notes at checkout.

While supplies last. Appropriate substitutions will be made for out of stock items.

Item No. 22034245
$50.00
$25.00
$25.00 - $50.00
Print-ABCs of Black History

An Indepedent Bookstore Day Exclusive! Only available through participating indepedent bookstores April 2021.

Celebrate the story of Black history letter by letter. Based on the picture book, The ABCs of Black History by Rio Cortez, this 16" x 20" print was created by artist Lauren Semmer exclusively for Independent Bookstore Day. Workman publishing will donate 10% of the proceeds to an organization supporting racial justice iniatives.

Pair it with the book!

Item No. 9781523515134
$10.00
Baby Yoda Onesie

An Indepedent Bookstore Day Exclusive! Only available through participating indepedent bookstores April 2021.

A Mandalorian twist on the American Library Association "READ" posters, this adorable 100% cotton onesie features Baby Yoda. Fits size 6-12 months.

Item No. 0804589213468
$22.00
Caterpillar & Sun Cotton Tote Bag

Natural 100% cotton tote bag featuring Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Bag measures approximately 14" x 16", making it the perfect size for carrying your books! Can be carried by hand or over the shoulder.

Item No. VHC004TOTE
$11.95
Children's Illustration Postcard Pack of 25

Save $10.00 with this pre-packaged set of postcards exclusive to The Eric Carle Museum!

Set of 25 assorted postcards featuring a variety of favorite images and characters from children's literature, such as Ramona, Knuffle Bunny, Maisy and many more! Postcards measure approximately 4" x 6" and are perfect for sending quick notes or framing.

Item No. 64374591
$15.00
Elephant & Piggie Complete Collection with Bookends - Autographed Bookend
Willems, Mo

A Carle Museum Exclusive! Includes Elephant bookend autographed by Mo Willems

Gerald is careful. Piggie is not.Piggie cannot help smiling. Gerald can.Gerald worries so that Piggie does not have to.
Gerald and Piggie are best friends.
Read all of Elephant & Piggie's funny adventures with the complete collection of all 25 titles. Create an instant Elephant & Piggie library with the sturdy metallic Elephant & Piggie bookends included with each set.
Mo Willems' number one New York Times best-selling Elephant & Piggie series has won two Theodor Seuss Geisel Awards and five Theodor Seuss Geisel Honors! Collect them all in this deluxe box set.
Item No. 9781368021319
$150.00
Eric Carle Baby Book Bundle

Let The Carle Bookshop create for you a sweet bundle of baby books, perfect for your next baby shower or gift-giving occasion! Bundle includes six favorite Eric Carle board books, essential for every new baby's library.

Bundles will include the following items while supplies last; (Appropriate exchanges will be made if an item is no longer available).

Each bundle is wrapped in exclusive Eric Carle wrapping paper and comes with a coordinating card. If desired, please fill in any personal messages to the recipient for the card in the text box below.

Item No. BUNDLE1
$50.00
Eric Carle Pencil Set with Case

USA Exclusive! This Caterpillar pencil set has been imported exclusively for the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art from Germany.

Set of six Eric Carle pencils with erasers and an adorable collectible pencil case.

Item No. 4250915930510
$11.95
Eric Carle Polka Dot Gift Wrap (Single sheet)

USA Exclusive! This wrapping paper has been imported exclusively for the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art from Germany.

Bright and cheerful double-sided wrapping paper featuring Eric Carle's coloful polka dots on one side and a brilliant solid blue on the other! One sheet measures approximately 19" x 28" and ships rolled.

Item No. ECWRAP
$3.50
Eric Carle Postcard Pack of 25

Save $10.00 with this pre-packaged set of postcards exclusive to The Eric Carle Museum!

Set of 25 assorted postcards featuring a variety of colorful Eric Carle images and characters. Selected from over 80 different images created exclusively for The Eric Carle Museum, each pack is unique! Postcards measure approximately 4" x 6" and are perfect for sending quick notes or framing.

Item No. 2526589
$15.00
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 1

Save 58% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • The World of Eric CarleNovember 22, 2002 - March 23, 2003
  • The Art of Maurice Sendak: Inside and OutNovember 22, 2002 - January 12, 2003
  • Nancy Ekholm Burkert: The Art of IllustrationJanuary 31, 2003 - March 30, 2003
  • The Art of Mitsumasa Anno: Bridging Cultures April 15, 2003 - January 29, 2003
  • Leo Lionni: A Passion for CreativityJuly 12, 2003 - October 19, 2003
  • From the Silver Age to Stalin: Russian Children's Book Illustration in the Sasha Lurye CollectionNovember 7, 2003 - January 18, 2004
Item No. EXCA1
$35.00
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 2

Save 58% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • Heart and Humor: The Picture Book Art of William SteigFebruary 8, 2004 - April 25, 2004
  • Dancing Line and Merry Color: Worlds of Margot and Kaethe Zemach July 25, 2004 - November 7, 2004
  • The Mysteries of Chris Van AllsburgNovember 20, 2004 - March 13, 2005
  • The Picture Book Made New: Margaret Wise Brown and Her IllustratorsMarch 29, 2005 - JJuly 10, 2005
  • Painter and Poet: The Wonderful World of Ashley BryanJuly 23, 2005 - November 6, 2005
  • Picturing the World: The Art of Alice and Martin ProvensenNovember 19, 2005 - March 12, 2006
Item No. EXCA2
$35.00
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 3

Save 65% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • Dutch Treats: Contemporary Illustration from The NetherlandsMarch 28, 2006 - June 25, 2006
  • The Wonderful Art of OzJuly 11, 2006 - October 22, 2006
  • Quentin Blake: The Theater of the PageNovember 7, 2006 - March 11, 2007
  • The Art of Allen Say: A Sense of Place July 3, 2007 - October 28, 2007
  • Seeking a State of Grace: The Art of Arnold LobelMarch 15, 2008 - June 17, 2008
  • Children Should Be Seen: The Image of the Child in American Picture-Book ArtNovember 15, 2007 - March 9, 2008
Item No. EXCA3
$35.00
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 4

Save 70% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • Flights into Fantasy: The Kendra and Allan Daniel Collection of Children's IllustrationJuly 1, 2007 - October 26, 2008
  • Those Telling Lines: The Art of Virginia Lee BurtonMarch 24, 2009 - June 21, 2009
  • Drawings from the Heart: Tomie dePaola Turns 75July 3, 2009 - November 1, 2009
  • Over Rainbows and Down Rabbit Holes: The Art of Children's BooksNovember 11, 2008 - March 8, 2009
  • Into the Woods: Antonio Frasconi's Art for ChildrenMarch 23, 2010 - June 21, 2010
  • Monsters and Miracles: A Journey through Jewish Picture BooksOctober 15, 2010 - January 23, 2011
Item No. EXCA4
$35.00
Exhibition Catalog Bundle 5

Save 67% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • What a Circus! The Art of Etienne DelessertFebruary 8, 2011 - June 5, 2011
  • Tomi Ungerer: Chronicler of the AbsurdJune 18, 2011 - October 9, 2011
  • Growing Every Which Way But Up: The Children's Book Art of Jules FeifferOctober 25, 2011 - January 22, 2012
  • Beyond Books: The Independent Art of Eric CarleSeptember 30, 2012 - February 24, 2013
  • Seriously Silly: A Decade of Art and Whimsy by Mo WillemsJune 22, 2013 - February 23, 2014
  • Simms Taback: Art by DesignJune 28, 2014 - November 2, 2014
Item No. EXCA5
$35.00
Exhibiton Catalog Bundle 6

Save 65% with this pre-packaged bundle of exhibition catalogs from The Eric Carle Museum!

This set includes:

  • Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile & Friends: The Art of Bernard WaberMarch 18, 2014 - June 8, 2014
  • Tall Tales & Short Tales: The Art of Uri ShulevitzMarch 14, 2015 - June 14, 2015
  • Magician of the Modern: The Art of Leonard WeisgardMarch 8, 2016 - June 5, 2016
  • Americana on Parade: The Art of Robert McCloskeyJune 19, 2016 - October 23, 2016
  • The Golden Age to the Modern Era: The Michael and Esther Droller CollectionNovember 6, 2016 - January 29, 2017
  • The Picture Book Odysseys of Peter Sis June 8, 2019 - October 27, 2019
Item No. EXCA6
$35.00
Tote-IBD 2021
Tote-IBD 2021

An Indepedent Bookstore Day Exclusive! Only available through participating indepedent bookstores April 2021.

Celebrate your love of books and support for local independent bookstores with this year's exclusive collectible tote! Natural-colored cotton canvas tote bag measures 14.75" W x 75" H with 9" handles.

Item No. 48955013
$10.00
Little Victories Pouch

An Indepedent Bookstore Day Exclusive! Only available through participating indepedent bookstores April 2021.

This 9" x 6" Little Victories canvas pouch celebrates the small accomplishments that get us through each day. A perfect comment to our time. For pencils, make-up, or do-dads. Made in the USA.

Item No. 0804589213451
$14.00
Mo Willems Abstract Art Silk Scarf
Mo Willems Abstract Art Silk Scarf

An Eric Carle Museum Exclusive!

This silk chiffon square scarf features vibrant and colorful art by Mo Willems. Scarf measures 36" x 36". The perfect gift for the art lover in your life!

Item No. 32946757
$70.00
Mo Willems Pigeon Silk Scarf
Mo Willems Pigeon Silk Scarf

Staff Pick

An Eric Carle Museum Exclusive!

Don't Let the Pigeon on the Scarf! This luxurious silk chiffon scarf features iconic Pigeon from Mo Willems' bestselling series. Scarf measures 65" x 16.5". The perfect special gift for educators, librarians and picture book fans!

Item No. 67134703
$70.00
Mo Willems Sticker Pack

A Carle Museum Exclusive!

Set of 9 BIG Mo Willems stickers featuring your favorite characters! 3 each of 3 designs - each measuring approximately 3" high. Includes: Pigeon, Knuffle Bunny and "ELEPHANT & PIGGIE". Perfect for party favors, classroom gifts and all sorts of fun!

Item No. 331424
$8.95
Mo Willems Temporary Tattoo Set

An Eric Carle Museum Shop exclusive!

Set of twelve temporary tattoos featuring your favorite Mo Willems' characters!

Set includes:

  • 4 Pigeon tattoos 
  • 4 "ELEPHANT & PIGGIE" tattoos
  • 4 Knuffle Bunny tattoos 

All tattoos measure approximately 2" x 2" and come in an adorable reusable box. Perfect for party favors, stocking stuffers or gifts for your favorite teachers and friends!

Item No. MOTATT1
$8.95