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Author Carle, Eric.
Title A house for Hermit Crab / Eric Carle.
Pub Info New York : Little Simon, 2013.
book jacket
 Edgartown-Children Coll.  J BOOK&CD CAR     AVAILABLE
Edition First Little Simon book and CD edition.
Descript 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
text txt rdacontent book
spoken word spw rdacontent CD
unmediated n rdamedia book
audio s rdamedia CD
volume nc rdacarrier book
audio disc sd rdacarrier CD
Series World of Eric Carle
Carle, Eric. World of Eric Carle.
Summary A hermit crab who has outgrown his old shell moves into a new one, which he decorates and enhances with the various sea creatures he meets in his travels. Poor Hermit Crab! He's outgrown his snug little shell and has to find a new home. And he does, with help from some friends who make the move less scary. Children facing change in their own lives will relate to Hermit Crab's story-and learn a lot about the fascinating world of marine life along the way. Hermit Crab's problem is that he keeps outgrowing things. When he outgrows his first shell-house, he's a bit scared. The next one he finds is big enough -- but depressingly bare. To his happy surprise, all sorts of beautiful and useful undersea neighbors come to his aid and decorate and protect his home. Finally, the new house is perfect but now it, too, has become too small! Once again, Hermit Crab must move on. But this time he is not only bigger -- he is more self confident. While he is sorry to leave his friends and his familiar shell behind, he now sees the future as full of exciting possibilities.
Note Companion CD read by Keith Nobbs.
Audience Ages 3-7.
Subject Hermit crabs -- Juvenile fiction.
Crabs -- Juvenile fiction.
Marine animals -- Juvenile fiction.
Dwellings -- Juvenile fiction.
Self-confidence -- Juvenile fiction.
Neighbors -- Juvenile fiction.
Adjustment (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction.
Moving, Household -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Picture books.
Add Author Nobbs, Keith, 1979- narrator.
ISBN 1442472243
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