The very busy spider

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A VERY classic from Eric Carle, creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Early one morning a little spider spins her web on a fence post. One by one, the animals of the nearby farm try to distract her, yet the busy little spider keeps diligently at her work. When she is done, she is able to show everyone that not only is her creation quite beautiful, it is also quite useful! This multi-sensory book allows children to feel the pictures as well as see them. And with its rhythmic text, The Very Busy Spider becomes an experience to touch, to see, and to hear. Praise for The Very Busy Spider : * "A beautifully executed work for the very young that satisfies the needs of both visually handicapped and sighted children without losing its artistic integrity."- -The Horn Book , starred review * "Both sighted and blind children will follow the action with ease . . . Visually and verbally, this is a winner."- -Booklist , starred review
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Grouped Work ID 26705622-4b18-0323-ade8-6963964c7197
Grouping Title very busy spider
Grouping Author carle eric
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-12-15 01:43:28AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-15 04:27:54AM

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display_description The farm animals try to divert a busy little spider from spinning her web, but she persists and produces a thing of both beauty and usefulness. The pictures may be felt as well as seen.
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subject_facet Board books, Domestic animals, Domestic animals -- Fiction, Domestic animals -- Juvenile fiction, Fiction, Juvenile works, Specimens, Spider webs, Spider webs -- Fiction, Spider webs -- Juvenile fiction, Spiders, Spiders -- Fiction, Spiders -- Juvenile fiction, Toy and movable books, Toy and movable books -- Juvenile fiction, Toy and movable books -- Specimens
title_display The very busy spider
title_full The very busy spider / Eric Carle, The very busy spider / by Eric Carle
title_short The very busy spider
topic_facet Domestic animals, Spider webs, Spiders, Toy and movable books