The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Friends Figure | Source: Tonies

Who’s hungry for storytime?

The Very Hungry Caterpillar is crawling to Tonies with 10 audio stories — including an Eric Carle reading of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, published in 1969.

Tonies features a soft, 5-by-5-inch speaker cube called the Toniebox. When kids place compatible Tonies figures on top of the magnetic base, the Toniebox will activate songs and stories attached to that figure. Designed for kids ages 3 and up, the Toniebox is made of durable fabric without screens, sharp edges, or complicated buttons. 

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Friends figure plays a 43-minute tracklist of 10 stories and songs, including The Very Hungry Caterpillar, The Very Busy Spider, The Very Quiet Cricket, fun facts about insects, original songs about the characters, and more. This Tonie will teach kids about different bugs, perseverance, and making new friends.

This Tonies figure is available for $14.99 on Amazon and

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Jackie Cucco

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Jackie Cucco was a Senior Editor of The Toy Book, The Toy Insider, and The Pop Insider. She covered toy trends, pop culture, and entertainment news, and made appearances on national and regional outlets, including CBS, WPIX, News 12, and more. Jackie spends her time watching horror movies and working her way through every Stephen King novel out there.