Eric Carle

Abroad: The Cosmopolite Magazine
Published by VDN A/S
Copenhagen, Demark

Summer 2005
Page 27


Award-winning children's author, Eric Carle, in an exclusive interview with Rebecca Ponton, talks about his own childhood, his father's influence, and the one book he may never write.

Eric Carle is reliving his childhood. Or, is he rewriting it? The acclaimed children's author has been creating his "picture books," as he calls them, for over 30 years, to the delight of generations of children throughout the world. However, he refers to certain events in his own childhood as "traumatic . . . "

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