The Very Busy Spider is a classic and universally beloved picture book from the creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Series which is described as “one of the greatest childhood classics of all time” and has sold almost 50 million copies worldwide. This highly interactive book uses distinctive collage illustrations with big, stimulating touch-and-feel areas and simple repetitive language that tells a great story to children about the animals and builds their confidence in reading.
Early one morning a little spider begins to spin her web and is very busy. A variety of different farm animals approach her and ask if she wanted to hang out with them but the little spider is determined to have her web completed as soon as possible. There are differently themed big, bright animals throughout this picture book that children will have fun learning to name. Each page contains a different animal along with the sounds they make, with textured patches to touch, feel, and explore. The illustrations are bright and unique with colourful designs and patterns which makes it very engaging and endlessly fun that children will love playing with for hours while learning!
Various shapes and textured patterns with touch and feel concepts will help little children develop their visual and sensory skills. With so many animals, The Very Busy Spider also makes a great first words book for all young children and toddlers!