Gifts

Caterpillar Puppet
96612

By Eric Carle

From The Very Hungry Caterpillar

11" hand puppet

Item No. 81787966123
$15.95
Very Hungry Caterpillar Plush Toy - Small

7" plush Caterpillar toy

Item No. 96211
$10.95
Eric Carle's Very Special Baby Journal
Carle, Eric

Introducing a lively and adorable baby journal created with page after page of the art of Eric Carle: bright and colorful collage butterflies, trees, flowers, and, of course, a very famous caterpillar! With full pages for photos and journaling, as well envelopes for keepsakes, and places to record sonograms to first birthday and beyond.

Eric Carle's Very Special Baby Journal will become a lasting and classic baby journal for parents to be, for grandparents, and anyone who loves a little one.

Introducing a lively and adorable baby journal created with page after page of the art of Eric Carle: bright and colorful collage butterflies, trees, flowers, and, of course, a very famous caterpillar! With full pages for photos and journaling, as well envelopes for keepsakes, and places to record sonograms to first birthday and beyond.

Eric Carle's Very Special Baby Journal will become a lasting and classic baby journal for parents to be, for grandparents, and anyone who loves a little one.

Item No. 9780399246678
$24.99
Caterpillar Bubble Pack

Keep the little ones amused and laughing with these Very Hungry Caterpillar bubble pots. Perfect for adding life to any party or fun afternoon!

The pack contains 6 pots of bubbles & wands, featuring two different designs, one with a vibrant rainbow, and the other with a big, bright, multi-colored beautiful butterfly.

These bubble pots are the perfect filler for the Very Hungry Caterpillar Party Favor Bags.

Item No. TVHC-BUBBLES
$7.50
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
Caterpillar Crayons

Set of 4 Eric Carle Very Hungry Caterpillar-themed crayons in an adorable mini box. Safe and non-toxic. Makes great party favors or classroom gifts!

Item No. 13733710
$0.75
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
"ELEPHANT & PIGGIE" Finger Puppet Set

"ELEPHANT & PIGGIE" are now available as an irresistible pair of fun-sized finger puppets! Perfect for teachers and librarians to use for storytime with Mo Willems books, as well as at home fun.

This playful pair is made of soft sewn brushed tricot and their friendly faces are screen-printed. Each measure approximately 3" high. Ages 3 and up.

Item No. 668
$14.99
"ELEPHANT & PIGGIE" Plush Toys

This popular pair has the softest light blue-gray and pink chenille bean-filled bodies and is embroidered with expressive details. Elephant wears his signature round glasses, while Piggie maintains her perfectly positive outlook. We have added a few stitches to keep this popular pair together, so you can keep these best buddies side-by-side!

Gerald the Elephant measures 7" tall and Piggie measures 5" tall.

Item No. 819303005069
$32.00
50 Ways to Draw Your Beautiful Ordinary Life
Van Der Hulst, Astrid
The mindful pleasure of learning to draw, with paper goodies and creative secrets from expert illustrators.

Draw the Flow way. In this innovative approach to drawing instruction, the illustrators from Flow magazine open up their tool kits, sharing secrets and techniques to teach the creatively curious how to draw. And paper goodies bound into the book encourage artistic exploration and remind us of the mindful pleasure of doing creative work.

The lessons, 50 in all, show how to render the kinds of things we see every day: a bouquet of flowers, a beloved teacup, colorful mittens, the kitchen table, a bike, jam jars, a cat, an apple tree. Along the way we learn about color, materials, perspective, tools, and negative space.

Filled with paper goodies: ​

  • Paper doll fashion sketchbook to draw your favorite outfits
  • Mini daily drawing pad
  • DIY postcards
  • Watercolor, tracing, and colored papers
  • House interiors to unfold and decorate
  • Item No. 9781523501151
    $24.95
    642 Things to Write (Young Writer Edition)
    826 Valencia
    Write a to-do list for a villain. Describe your dream tree house. Create a haiku about your shoes.

    Young writers will get their creative juices flowing with this collection of smart, funny, and thought-provoking writing exercises. Kids can open to any page to find inspiration, express themselves, and jump-start their literary genius. Collected from the clever minds of 826 Valencia, 642 Things to Write About: Young Writer's Edition is the ultimate playground for imaginative children.

    Item No. 9781452127842
    $16.95
    642 Things to Write About
    San Francisco Writers' Grotto
    This is a great book if your creative juices are running dry. -- Portland Book Review

    A collection of 642 outrageous and witty writing prompts: Banish writer's block with 642 Things to Write, a fun and playful journal that invites inspiration with plenty of space to write it all down. Brimming with entertaining exercises, this writing prompt journal is sure to get the creative juices flowing.

    - From crafting your own obituary and penning an ode to an onion, to telling a dying houseplant why it should live and making a case for your favorite fruit, writers of all levels will stretch their imaginations and put pen to paper.
    - From ridiculous to philosophical, the 642 writing prompts are sure to stimulate the mind and encourage creativity- From the literary minds of the San Francisco Writers' Grotto, a workspace and creative community in downtown San Francisco. Thirty-five writers from The Grotto contributed to this prompt journal.

    642 Things to Write About prompt journal will appeal to both novice and seasoned writers.

    Inspire creativity with 642 Thing to Write About.

    - The ultimate gift for writers of all shapes, sizes and genres
    - Creative writing journal offers hours and hours of amusing scenarios to reflect and write on

    Item No. 9781452105444
    $16.95
    642 Tiny Things to Draw
    Chronicle Books
    The perfect inspirational drawing book meets guided mini journal for the artist on the go. A pocket-sized drawing journal is packed with just as much clever, imaginative fun as the original bestselling 642 Things to Draw. All 642 drawing prompts invite doodlers to draw teeny-tiny things--from a keyhole and a marble to an atom and your house, from space.

    Some are deceptively simple (just try drawing a blade of grass!), some are conceptually mind-bending (sketching the speed of light?), and some are refreshingly basic (an eraser, a button, the Little Dipper). Hip and helpful, 642 Tiny Things to Draw is the perfect inspirational sketch book, sure to entertain and provoke the imagination of anyone ready to pick up a pencil.

    - Includes 642 random drawing prompts to spark casual doodling while entertaining the mind.
    - With a collection of silly, thought-provoking, simple, and complex prompts, this drawing ideas book will push your mind - and pencil - to think outside the box.
    - While different than a traditional step-by-step or how to draw book, you don't have to be a skilled artist to enjoy this relaxing, stimulating, and entertaining activity book.

    Budding artists and experienced sketchers alike will find themselves invigorated by this collection of unique and wonderful tiny drawing prompts on the go.

    642 Tiny Things to Draw is a guided journal that will inspire creativity, energize the mind and stimulate artistry in any aspiring or skilled creator.

    - Makes a unique gift for artists of any age to expand knowledge and boost creative awareness.
    - A must-have for anyone who could benefit from an occasional creative brain break that is pure enjoyment. Sure to keep creative folks inspired on the go, or wherever the doodle bug strikes!

    Item No. 9781452137575
    $9.95
    642 Tiny Things to Write About
    San Francisco Writers' Grotto
    The next installment in the bestselling series presents 642 writing prompts in an irresistible new format. Delightful and thought-provoking, this book is perfect for stumped writers, journalers, or any creative type needing a tiny flash of inspiration.
    Item No. 9781452142173
    $9.95
    7-Color Washable Ink Stamp Pad

    Stamp pad featuring 7 colors of washable ink. A plastic divider separates six bright colors from a jumbo black ink stamp pad and keeps colors fresh and true. Washable for easy clean up. Measures 6.5" x 5".

    Item No. EL10415J
    $19.95
    99 Things That Bring Me Joy
    Abrams Noterie

    What brings you joy? Is it the scent of spring rain? Warm towels from the dryer? Potato chips in your sandwich? Your definition of happiness is as unique as your fingerprints. This guided journal provides 99 prompts to help you make a list of things that you hold dear: a sentimental possession, your best traveling companion, your favorite type of weather, a compliment you've received, and an achievement well-earned. Filling in the journal will immediately boost your mood, and flipping through it later is a wonderful reminder of life's distinctive pleasures. It is also a wonderful gift for milestone events such as birthdays, graduation, and retirement.

    Special features:

  • Paperback with textured cover stock, gold foil stamping, and flaps
  • 2 ribbon markers
  • Full-color design with illustrations throughout
  • 99 prompts to help you list all the things you love
  • Item No. 9781419719813
    $12.95
    Ada Twist's Big Project Book
    Beaty, Andrea
    40+ things to discover, draw, and make!

    Featuring art from the beloved #1 New York Times bestselling picture book Ada Twist, Scientist, this activity book contains kid-friendly projects of all kinds and is the perfect gift for curious young readers! Along the way, Ada will help her fellow scientists solve mysteries big and small and show how the powerful impact of scientific research is felt all around us.

    Do you ask questions? Is why your favorite word? Do you like to search for answers and conduct experiments? Then you're a scientist, just like Ada Twist, and this book is for you!

    Young scientists will have the opportunity to explore all of Ada's favorite sciences--from botany to astronomy to chemistry, and everything in between. They'll do experiments, follow the scientific method, and learn to look more closely at the world around them.

    Learn how to:
    * Build an aquascope
    * Grow plants in your own garden
    * Watch decomposition at work
    * Track the phases of the moon
    * Design a vehicle powered by renewable energy
    And much more!

    And now you can follow Ada's further adventures--with her friends Rosie Revere and Iggy Peck--in the instant New York Times bestseller Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters, an all-new chapter book starring The Questioneers!

    Collect them all!

    Add these other STEM favorites from #1 New York Times bestselling team Andrea Beaty and David Roberts to your family library today!

    Rosie Revere, Engineer
    Ada Twist, Scientist
    Iggy Peck, Architect
    Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters
    Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants
    Iggy Peck's Big Project Book for Amazing Architects
    Rosie Revere's Big Project Book for Bold Engineers

    Item No. 9781419730245
    $14.99
    Alice in Wonderland Mug
    Alice in Wonderland Mug

    Ceramic mug featuring image from Alice in Wonderland illustrated by John Tenniel.

    Happiness is a good book and a warm drink. 

    • Coated ceramic
    • Dishwasher and microwave safe
    • Holds 12 oz.

    Purchase of this mug sends one book to a community in need.

    Item No. MUGS-1003
    $12.95
    All Good Things 1000-Piece Puzzle

    A new 1,000 piece puzzle from Flow, the international brand that celebrates mindfulness, creativity, and the simple pleasures in life. 

    This puzzle, featuring an exclusive illustration by Dutch artist Valesca van Waveren, is inspired by the words “All good things are wild and free,” written by Henry David Thoreau in Walking. As you complete the puzzle, piece by piece, you may be reminded of the simple joys of being in nature: a traveling snail, a fruiting tree, the hum of a grasshopper, sparkling constellations, the strong trunk of an oak…

    Featuring:

    • 1,000 full-color interlocking pieces
    • Art print with puzzle image
    • Finished puzzle is 26 3/8’’ x 18 7/8’’
    Item No. 9781523509379
    $19.95
    Alligator Puppet

    Our cuddly Alligator will swamp you with affection! This realistically rendered puppet, with his silk-screened velour and velveteen body and soft plastic teeth, crouches at the riverbank ready to make a splash in your home!

    Item No. X3669
    $34.95
    Animal Kingdom 2-in-1 Puzzle
    Mudpuppy's Animal Kingdom 100 Piece Double-Sided Puzzle features charming illustrations of the world's most colorful animals on one side and black and white animals on the back. This colorful and educational puzzle is a great family activity for adults and children to learn and enjoy together. Puzzle pieces come packaged in a sturdy and easy-to-wrap box, perfect for gifting, reuse, and storage.
    - 100 pieces, double-sided puzzle
    - Puzzle: 22 x 16.5''
    - Box: 12.5 x 9 x 2''
    - Puzzle greyboard contains 90% recycled paper. Packaging contains 70% recycled paper. Printed with nontoxic inks.
    - Ages 6-99
    Item No. 9780735360464
    $16.99
    Animal Village: Tell Me a Story Cards

    Join the animals in this village as they dance, sing, and play. Recurring characters, locations and props encourage linking the cards in endless combinations for fresh, new stories every time it’s played. Ages 3+

    • Cards are 3.75” x 4.75”
    • 36 cards
    • Sliding tray box for easy storage
    • Instructions included
    Item No. TSVIL2
    $12.95
    AquaFlo Water Brushes (Set of 3)

    Set of 3 refillable water brushes. Brush heads are removable so water, liquid watercolor, or other fluids can be placed inside the handle. Give a gentle squeeze and the product comes out into the hair for easy brushing without the need to dip in water or color. Ideal for watercolor pencils, dry watercolor, and tempera cakes. Contains one each of three size brush heads. 

    Item No. 9733210
    $7.95
    Architect Academy

    Discover the essential skills required on the way to becoming an architect in this innovative activity book.
     
    Architect Academy gives kids the know-how to plan and draw all sorts of structures, from bridges and schools, to parks and pyramids. Activities range from designing a residential street and your perfect play park to learning some of the math skills used by architects, how to read floor plans, and the basics of interior design. The Architect Toolbag section contains all sorts of goodies, such as Architect Task stickers to use when a challenge is completed, a pull-out poster, and press-out game cards to share with friends.
     
    Architect Academy encourages imaginative play and problem solving, and the fresh, contemporary artwork helps to make basic design and space planning concepts accessible.

    Item No. 9781610675352
    $12.99
    Around the Farm Game

    In the World of Eric Carle Around the Farm Game, baby animals need your help! Based on Eric Carle’s best-selling book, players spend a fun-filled day Around the Farm helping baby animals find their way home. Help baby pigs locate the pigpen, baby ducks waddle to the pond, baby horses trot to the hayfield, and baby sheep baaaack to their pasture.

    The game introduces children to counting and identifying baby and adult animals. Counting is especially fun as the players make animal sounds for each animal they move. Everyone wins in this cooperative game when each baby animal has been reunited with its adult animal! Ages 3 and up.

    Item No. 01259
    $21.99