Many Moons

Paperback | February 1, 2001

byJames ThurberIllustratorLouis Slobodkin

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A wise tale of a little princess who wanted the moon and got it. 'Grown-ups themselves will find the book hilariously funny. . . . The lovely, squiggly illustrations in color are exactly right.' - The New Yorker

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The tale of a princess who wanted the moon, and of how she got it. Winner of the Caldecott Medal in 1944. Full-color illustrations

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A wise tale of a little princess who wanted the moon and got it. 'Grown-ups themselves will find the book hilariously funny. . . . The lovely, squiggly illustrations in color are exactly right.' - The New Yorker

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 9.66 × 8.7 × 0.16 inPublished:February 1, 2001Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0156569809

ISBN - 13:9780156569804

Appropriate for ages: 4

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Still a good read when you're older too! My father bought me a copy when I was sick. It made me feel much better! I think it's an excellent bedtime read for parent and child. It certainly stimulated by childhood imagination!
Date published: 2000-04-07

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The tale of a princess who wanted the moon, and of how she got it. Winner of the Caldecott Medal in 1944. Full-color illustrations

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[Simont's] buoyant watercolors, full of poignancy and subtle merriment, more than do justice to Thurber's beloved tale.-Publishers Weekly