Author & Illustrator: Schim Schimmel
Genre: Children / Nature
Young Caterpillar is just about to go to sleep before his metamorphosis. But before he does, Old Monarch visits him after a year’s journey around the world, and shares the secret of Earth’s treasure.
In his travels around the planet, Old Monarch has seen all the wondrous sights of Africa, Antarctica, the oceans, and the forests. He visits gorillas, dolphins, penguins, and snow leopards. And he’s constantly awed by the beauty of this amazing treasure he’s found. So now he wants to let Young Caterpillar in on this secret, just as he overheard father lion tell his son.
In this beautiful book, Schim Schimmel has once again created a masterpiece in color, with bright, vibrant and stunning animal pictures to delight the reader. This timeless message of treasuring the earth’s beauty comes alive in his magnificent illustrations, reminding us that only we can save this planet before it’s too late. The Butterfly’s Treasure belongs in every nature lover’s collection.
Reviewer: Alice Berger