Toys & Games

Caterpillar Puppet
96612

By Eric Carle

From The Very Hungry Caterpillar

11" hand puppet

Item No. 81787966123
$15.95
Very Books Block Puzzle
Mudpuppy

9 cubes make 6 different puzzles, each an image from Eric Carle's Very Books
Ages 3 years and up

Eric Carle books are a "very" important part of the preschooler's library. Now you can arrange and rearrange 9 blocks to form the eponymous characters from five different Eric Carle "Very" books: The Very Quiet Cricket, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, The Very Lonely Firefly, The Very Clumsy Click Beetle, and The Very Busy Spider plus a friendly sun. With this The Very Books Block Puzzle from Mudpuppy, you will have a "very happily entertained" child!
Item No. 9780735309043
$15.95
Very Hungry Caterpillar 42-Piece Puzzle
Mudpuppy

42 pieces form a 16" square jigsaw puzzle
Packaged in a 5" cube with colorful rope handle
The puzzle's greyboard is made of 90% recycled paper
Packaging is made of 70% recycled paper
Printed with nontoxic, soy-based inks
CE and ASTM tested to ensure safety, of course!
For ages 3+

Put 42 pieces together to assemble Eric Carle's much-loved The Very Hungry Caterpillar jigsaw puzzle from Mudpuppy. Be sure to read the book with your child, too.
Item No. 9780735327795
$11.99
Very Hungry Caterpillar Plush Toy - Large

16" plush Caterpillar toy

Item No. 81787962088
$19.95
Very Hungry Caterpillar Plush Toy - Small

7" plush Caterpillar toy

Item No. 81787962118
$10.95
Butterfly Hand Puppet
Carle

11" hand puppet

Item No. X9574
$15.95
Eric Carle Wild Animal Sculpture Kit

USA Exclusive!This Eric Carle Wild Animal Sculpture Kit is imported exlusively to The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art from the United Kingdom.

Make your very own Eric Carle brown bear, lion, panda bear and fox. To make your animal sculptures simply pop out the animal shapes and slot together the pieces. Step-by-step instructins for all four animals included. Each animal is made from sturdy, full-color heavy cardboard. For ages 3 and up.

Item No. VHC006
$22.95
Very Hungry Caterpillar Lacing Cards
Chronicle Books

These fun and educational lacing cards feature illustrations from Eric Carle's beloved The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Durable and reusable, these cards encourage hand-eye coordination and help develop sequencing, dexterity, and motor skills, while providing kids with hours of lace-up fun. Includes 10 lacing cards and 10 colorful laces.

These entertaining and educational lacing cards feature Eric Carle's charming illustrations from his bestselling book The Very Hungry CaterpillarT, and include favorite characters like the classic caterpillar and beautiful butterfly. Printed on thick, sturdy board, these lacing cards are durable and reusable, and perfect for small hands to hold. Lacing cards encourage hand-eye coordination, and help develop sequencing, dexterity, and motor skills, while also providing kids with hours of lace-up fun!
Item No. 9781452108193
$15.99
Very Hungry Caterpillar Shadow Puppet Set
Mudpuppy
  • 8 laser cut puppets on wooden sticks
  • Includes insert with storytelling tips and a brief history of shadow puppets
  • Storybook packaging with elastic button closure
Shine a light on bedtime with storytelling fun! Bring Eric Carle's timeless story of metamorphosis to life with The Very Hungry Caterpillar Shadow Puppets. With just a flashlight and some imagination, parents and children can re-create the story of the caterpillar's change into a beautiful butterfly. The storybook-style box contains 8 laser-cut puppets, as well as a handy storytelling guide. Your family will love retelling this children's classic together, using the ancient art of shadow puppets.
-8 laser cut puppets on wooden sticks
-Includes insert with storytelling tips and a brief history of shadow puppets
-Storybook packaging with elastic button closure
-Ages 3+
-Package closed: 7 1/2 x 9 1/4 3/4 in. (19 x 23 1/2 x 2 cm)
Item No. 9780735339163
$16.99
Very Hungry Caterpillar Small Knit Plush Toy

Small caterpillar plush toy with classic knit construction. Measures 9". For ages 0+

Item No. 96311
$12.95
Panda Bear Small Plush Toy
Carle

Illustrated by Eric Carle

From Panda Bear, Panda Bear, What Do You See?

7" bean-filled plush toy

Item No. 81787962125
$10.95
Elephant Small Plush Toy
Carle

Illustrated by Eric Carle

From Do You Want To Be My Friend?

7" bean-filled plush toy

Item No. X9572
$10.95
Grouchy Ladybug Small Plush Toy
Carle

Illustrated by Eric Carle

From The Very Grouchy Ladybug

7" bean-filled plush toy

Item No. 81787962156
$10.95
Eric Carle Bathtub Squirt Toys

Set of five Eric Carle bathtub squirt toys: The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Polar Bear, Elephant, Rubber Duck, and Seahorse. Fill with water and let the bath time fun begin!

Item No. 81787962583
$10.95
Eric Carle Mini Puzzle Cube

Mini puzzle cube featuring 6 different characters on each side from Eric Carle's bestselling books, such as Brown Bear, The Very Hungry Caterpillar and The Grouchy Ladybug! Makes great party favors, stocking stuffers or classroom prizes! Cube measures 1.5".

Item No. 13742166
$2.50
"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
$13.95
"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
123 to the Zoo Flash Cards
Chronicle Books
Adorned with artist and author Eric Carle's illustrations from the book 1, 2, 3 to the Zoo, these beautiful flash cards feature three great subjects for infants and toddlers: animals, trains, and counting! Printed on thick, sturdy board, they are equally suited for small hands to hold, hanging on the wall in a child's room, or making a number frieze in a classroom. The set of 20 cards counts from 1 to 10 twice.
Item No. 9781452113418
$14.99
Ada Twist Doll

Here is Ada Twist, the questioning, observing, hypothesizing heroine of the bestselling book, Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty and David Roberts. This soft doll, dressed in a brightly colored and removable dress, trendy knee-socks and t-strap shoes, is the perfect companion for any little scientist who is ready to try to figure out the world. What mystery will she puzzle over next? Safe for all ages. Plush doll measures 11" tall.

Pair it with the book for the perfect gift!

Item No. 9781579824129
$21.95
Alain Grée Adventure Puzzle
Gree, Alain

The vintage art of French illustrator Alain Gree is front and center in this spirited double-sided floor puzzle. One side features a rollicking winter wonderland, while the other reveals a bustling, sunny landscape where boats sail, a hot air balloon soars, and a road trip is in full swing. The large, thick pieces (each puzzle includes 20 shapes) are perfect for small hands, and the oversized scenes are a sight to behold!"

Item No. 9781452138534
$17.99
Alligator & Panda Plush Toys
Willems

Alligator was skeptical of befriending Panda, but this soft toy pair are now happily attached at the hip- with a Velcro tab. Alligator, sporting a playful grin, is made of lush chenille. Panda is also made of cozy chenille and wears a sweet smile and satin bow. Both feature soft bean-filled bodies and embroidered expressions. With a penchant for silly songs and dress up, this duo is sure to add excitement to playtime!

Alligator: 5" Panda: 7.5"

Item No. 819303005168
$27.95
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 Lacing Cards
Chronicle Books
These ten fun and educational lacing cards feature Eric Carle's charming book cover illustrations. Durable and reusable, these lacing cards encourage hand-eye coordination and help develop sequencing, dexterity, and motor skills. Printed on thick, sturdy board, they are perfect for small hands to hold and are equally suited for hanging on the wall in a child's room.

WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.

Item No. 9780811860017
$14.95
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
$10.95
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Smith, Dian G
Lace the stars together to create 10 familiar animal constellations--then, turn out the lights to reveal the glow-in-the-dark animal formed by the stars! From the Great Bear (Ursa Major) to the winged horse Pegasus, these durable lacing cards encourage hand-eye coordination and actively engage muscle memory through hands-on, tactile learning. Memorize the shapes of the constellations, the names of their brightest stars, and the mythology behind each constellation, before going outside to view them in the real-life night sky!
Item No. 9781452137414
$16.99