The Ugly Caterpillar, A True Story (A book by Loretta Lutman)
This is a delightful story of how the Red-spotted Purple butterfly begins her life as a not-so-beautiful caterpillar, and why she must lay her eggs on the tips of the wild cherry tree. It also explains molting, how the tiny caterpillar spends the winter, and the magic that happens inside the chrysalis. Illustrations are based on the author's photographs, enabling readers to use this as a guide to search for and find Red-spotted Purple caterpillars. To read more about the book and the author, visit www.theuglycaterpillar.com.
The Ugly Caterpillar, A True Story, is a story for all ages from young children to parents to grand parents. Children, women and men alike will enjoy this beautifully illustrated book.
Come, turn the pages and learn something that you didn't know before.