The Very Hungry Caterpillar children book was first published in 1969. Described as "one of the greatest childhood classics of all time.
The winner of many children's literature awards and a major graphic design award, it has sold over 30 million copies worldwide. It has been described as having sold the equivalent of a copy per minute since its publication.
Originally founded in 1992, Briarpatch provides fun and educational games and puzzles for children. University Games acquired Briarpatch in 2014.
Briarpatch is recognized worldwide for its well-designed preschool games and puzzles. With games and puzzles set in a variety of beloved literary and TV settings such as The World of Eric Carle. Briarpatch helps children to learn social skills, counting skills, memory skills, and literacy skills.
This game based on Eric Carle's best-selling book, allows children to practice their decision-making skills by moving in any direction on the board.
Children move their caterpillar tokens from fruit to fruit, collecting a unique butterfly puzzle piece each time they stop to eat. The first player to collect all five puzzle pieces and build a beautiful butterfly wins the game.
Players - 2 to 4
Ages - 3 and up
Children practice number recognition, counting, and building
Illustrations can be mixed to create a different butterfly every game