1, 2, 3 to the Zoo: A Counting Book

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Hamish Hamilton, 1987 - Counting - 27 pages
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Review: 1, 2, 3 to the Zoo

User Review  - Joanna Czaja - Goodreads

A nice and colorful book for children not only to have fun but to learn how to count. The plot is simple, animals are riding in the train to the zoo. There are different animals. Every type of animals ... Read full review

Review: 1, 2, 3 to the Zoo

User Review  - Madelyn Skopak - Goodreads

The picture book by Eric Carle is directed towards an audience of small children who are just starting to learn how to count. The book contains no words and only features pictures of animals on each ... Read full review

About the author (1987)

Eric Carle is an award-winning, children's picture book author and illustrator whose most recognized work is The Very Hungry Caterpillar Board Book. Carle was born to German parents in 1929 in Syracuse, New York. The family returned to Germany in 1935, moving to a suburb of Stuttgart. Carle disliked high school, quitting at the age of 16 before graduation. He was admitted as the youngest student to the Akademie der bildenden Kunste, an art school. After finishing at the Akademie, he worked as a poster designer for the U.S. Information Center in Germany until 1952, when he moved back to New York City. He was a graphic designer at the New York Times and later worked as an art director at L.W. Frohlich & Co. In 1963, Bill Martin, Jr. saw a poster of a red lobster that Carle had designed and asked him to illustrate Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, thus launching his freelance career. Among his many children's books are Hello, Red Fox, The Very Clumsy Click Beetle, and Pancakes, Pancakes! His title The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse made Publisher's Weekly Best Seller List for 2011. His title Brown Bear Brown Bear What to You See? made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012. In 2015 he made The New Zealand Best Seller List with Love from the Very Hungry Caterpillar.

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