An energetic young boy dreams about jumping to the moon. An adult tells him he can do anything if he tries hard enough. So the boy jumps and jumps. He gives it everything he has only to discover there are some things you cannot do, no matter how hard you try. Realizing he can never jump to the moon, the boy is forlorn until he sets a new goal for himself that is lofty and challenging, but also realistic and attainable. Through hard work, perseverance, study and teamwork the boy climbs a tall mountain. He experiences overwhelming happiness, regains his lost confidence and enjoys the thrill of success.
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.09(d)|
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This is a wonderful children's tale about a boy who discovers the secret to reaching his dreams. The illustrations are colorful and clever. The story holds the interest of children while imparting an important message - if we are to achieve success and fulfillment in life we need to set lofty but attainable goals, and then have the dedication and do the work necessary to accomplish them.