Clara is a cute cabbage Caterpillar. But to Catisha, who is catty and crimson, Clara is only a common caterpillar with no hope of becoming a colorful butterfly. Sure enough, Clara comes out cream colored. And during an encounter with a hungry crow, Clara proves that being colorful and conspicuous doesn't compare with being common, content, and courageous.Pamela Duncan Edwards and Henry Cole's comic and compelling alliterative collaboration is captivating!
- Hardback | 40 pages
- 229 x 264 x 9mm | 372g
- 11 Jun 2001
- HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- HarperCollins Children's Books
- New York, NY, United States
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A freshly minted fable alliterative adventure that may be set in a garden, but is anything but garden-variety. Kirkus Review Children will enjoy the well-told story and Cole's large-scale, child-friendly artwork. ALA Booklist An interesting combination of realistically rendered backgrounds and insect bodies with faces drawn in the style of Dr. Seuss. School Library Journal