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The Eric Carle Museum
of Picture Book Art
  • 125 West Bay Road
  • Amherst, MA 01002


  • Thursday, Friday 10 am - 4 pm
  • Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
  • Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm

Closed Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday

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Picture Books We Love

The Long Winter: A Winter Book Round-Up

It's been SO cold here in New England lately.  Customers braving the bitter winds and snow are stocking up on picture books to get them through these cold days and long nights stuck inside.  But there's just something so cozy reading about snowy days from the comfort of your warm bed or couch, isn't there?  So grab a blanket and a cup of cocoa and check out some of our favorite winter picture books. New favorites: READ MORE

Video: How a Book is Made

Ever wonder how a book is made?  Tara Books, an independent book publisher based in India, has created a short video showing the making of Do!, their newest picture book that combines an introduction to basic verbs with tradition Warli pictogram art.  I think for any book lover or artist, watching the care and skill that goes into creating these beautiful books by hand is so inspiring. READ MORE


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