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Arabella Miller's tiny caterpillar

Arabella Miller's tiny caterpillar

Jarrett, Clare

When little Arabella Miller meets a tiny caterpillar, a new friendship begins. She makes a cosy home for him and feeds him lots of crunchy leaves. But the caterpillar soon begins to grow and grow, and Arabella must watch and wait for his wonderful secret to be revealed. "In Clare Jarrett's softly coloured crayon pictures... real and imaginary worlds are comfortably blurred to create a scene of unadulterated happiness." The Guardian on The Best Picnic Ever"

Book, Reproduction. English. Children's stories.
Published London : Walker Books Ltd : [distributor] Macmillan Distribution (MDL) : [distributor] TL Distribution : [distributor] Macmillan Publishers New Zealand Ltd : [distributor] Booksite Afrika 2008
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  • Guille-Allès – Earliest copy due back 20th February 2021

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    07545193 Picture books Junior fic Due back 20th February 2021


Statement of responsibility: Clare Jarrett
Distributor: London: Walker Books Ltd; [distributor] Macmillan Distribution (MDL); [distributor] TL Distribution; [distributor] Macmillan Publishers New Zealand Ltd; [distributor] Booksite Afrika, 2008
ISBN: 1844281566, 9781844281565
Intended audience: 3+.
Note: Hardback.
Biography: Clare Jarrett is the author/illustrator of several children's books, including The Best Picnic Ever (9781844285532) and Catherine and the Lion, winner of the prestigious Mother Goose Award for the most exciting newcomer to British children's book illustration. She has worked as a fine-art painter and printmaker, and has exhibited her work internationally. She lives in Norwich.
Physical Description: 32 p. : col.ill., chiefly ; 30x25 cm.
Subject: Friendship Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.; 0-5 years; Fiction; Picture Book; Non-character; Non Tie-in.; Picture storybooks.; Caterpillars Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.