Eric Carle recently celebrated the 40th anniversary of his first illustrated picture book, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? On National Public Radio, he discussed the sources of his inspiration and his passions for color, life, and book making. Listen to the author and artist talk about his work while viewing a slide show of his art on NPR.org. And read more about Eric Carle on his birthday.
Preorder your copy of Eric Carle’s last book, Baby Bear, Baby Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr. and Illustrated by Eric Carle from The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art. Release date is August 21, 2007.