Full Moon Is Rising (4 Paperbacks/1 CD) [With CD (Audio)]

Full Moon Is Rising (4 Paperbacks/1 CD) [With CD (Audio)]

by Marilyn Singer, Julia Cairns
     
 

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Singer's sparkling verses celebrate the majesty of the moon as experienced in settings around the world, each distinctly conveyed in Cairns's perceptive watercolors. A "Broadway Moon" peers between skyscrapers as a girl, "an audience of one/ watches and silently applauds." In Haifa, Israel, a family gathers for a meal under a sukkah: "Come rejoice in the fair harvest,/ in the harvests long past,/ and the ones yet to come." The lunar celebration even extends beyond Earth, with a scientist in the International Space Station contemplating both Earth's moon and the Martian moon, Phobos. The breadth of perspectives creates a stirring portrait of a familiar but no less marvelous sight. Ages 6–up. (May)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781430114420
Publisher:
Live Oak Media (NY)
Publication date:
11/28/2014
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.50(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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