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The Day the Moon was Photographed

Celebrate the day the moon was photographed on January 2nd with these titles from Macmillan Children's Publishing Group.

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The Moon

So begins Robert Louis Stevenson’s famous poem The Moon. Now Tracey Campbell Pearson takes readers on an illustrative late-night adventure set to this text in...

By Tracey Campbell Pearson and Robert Louis Stevenson

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Flying to the Moon

An Astronaut's Story

Astronaut Michael Collins adds a revised chapter to the extraordinary story of his training and participation in the Gemini 10 and Apollo 11 flights....

"...Astronaut Michael Collins adds a revised chapter to the extraordinary story of his training and participation in the Gemini 10 and Apollo 11 flights.. Astronaut Michael Collins adds a revised chapter to the extraordinary story of his training and participation in the Gemini 10 and Apollo 11 flights.. "Several astronauts have written about their experiences, but none so well as Michael Collins. . .This is just the book to give the child whose parents made Yeager and The Right Stuff best sellers..."

Michael Collins

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Henry Holt and Co.

Over the Moon

An Adoption Tale

"Your baby has been born! She is wonderful. Come quickly and get her." This is a magical, reassuring story of one adoptive family's beginnings, told in...

"..."Your baby has been born! She is wonderful. Come quickly and get her." This is a magical, reassuring story of one adoptive family's beginnings, told in.... "Your baby has been born! She is wonderful. Come quickly and get her." This is a magical, reassuring story of one adoptive family's beginnings, told in words and pictures that are just right for the youngest child--an ideal story to share with families everywhere. A long-awaited baby is born, and the adoptive parents who have been dreaming o..."

Karen Katz Karen Katz

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Henry Holt and Co.

Moon Plane

Can airplanes fly to the moon? This one can! Above the clouds an airplane flies into the sky. On the ground a small boy...

"...Can airplanes fly to the moon? This one can! Above the clouds an airplane flies into the sky. On the ground a small boy.... Can airplanes fly to the moon? This one can!   Above the clouds an airplane flies into the sky.                                 On the ground a small boy looks up. A young boy sees a plane overhead and imagines himself in it, traveling all the way to the moon. What does he see on his way? With characteristically spare prose, Caldecott Honor winner Peter McCarty invites rea..."

Peter McCarty Peter McCarty

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Square Fish

The Moon by Night

As if simply being fourteen-years-old weren’t bad enough—what with the usual teenage angst and uncertainty, Vicky Austin’s always comforting and reliable home...

Madeleine L'Engle Madeleine L'Engle

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Frances Foster Books

And If the Moon Could Talk

It is night. Inside a house, a child is getting ready for bed. A hall light is switched on, toys and animals are settled in their places. Papa reads a story,...

By Kate Banks and Georg Hallensleben

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The Moon came down on Milk Street, came down with a very soft sound. Shh-shhh, shh-shhhhh, in pieces on the ground. A compelling story with a strong...

"...The Moon came down on Milk Street, came down with a very soft sound. Shh-shhh, shh-shhhhh, in pieces on the ground. A compelling story with a strong.... The Moon came down on Milk Street, came down with a very soft sound. Shh-shhh, shh-shhhhh, in pieces on the ground. A compelling story with a strong message of community and togetherness When the moon suddenly falls on Milk Street, a little boy wonders, "Who will make it right again and set it in the air?" His question is soon answered, as fire..."

Jean Gralley

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