By EW Staff
Updated December 13, 2002 at 05:00 AM EST

Junior Patrons of the Arts Amherst, Mass., is where the wild things are. Eric Carle, author of kids (and George W. Bush) favorite The Very Hungry Caterpillar, has opened the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art there, a 40,000-square-foot gallery devoted to art from children’s books.