Inspired by Eric Carle's classic tale The Very Hungry Caterpillar, this interactive toy features printed fabrics based on original Eric Carle art and an exclusive Very Hungry Caterpillar clip. Developmental features include jingle bell rattle, squeak and crinkle sounds, textured beads and fabrics, and printed label tags. Eric Carle is the most celebrated children’s author / illustrator of all time, with a book sold every 30 seconds and 88 million books sold worldwide. For the first time ever, many of Eric Carle’s beloved book characters will leap from the pages into the arms of children, parents, grandparents, and teachers. Each huggable creature brings Eric Carle’s vision of books to play with, toys to read to life for children of all ages. All Eric Carle toys include The World of Eric Carle sewn-on logo label and a hangtag featuring the original book cover art on the front.