Many Moons (Hardcover)

Learn about the different phases of the moon

By Remi Courgeon

Walter Foster Jr, 9781633222984, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 13, 2017

List Price: 16.95*
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Many Moons explores every phase of the moon through beautiful illustrations, and compares each phase to a different shape, such as a waxing moon and a banana!

Many Moons shows young children the different phases of the moon, from the new moon to a waning crescent, with a variety of beautiful, bright illustrations. Each spread features a specific phase of the moon, and compares it to different shapes, such as a cat's tail, a banana, or a brilliant smile.

The night sky is vast and beautiful, and to many children, a mysterious thing full of wonder. Why not nurture this sense of early curiosityMany Moons introduces children to basic astronomy. Understanding the moon is a jumping off point to learning about the stars, space, the ocean tides, and so much more.

About the Author

Remi Courgeon is an illustrator based in France. Also a painter, his work has been the subject of several exhibitions in France and abroad.

Praise For Many Moons: Learn about the different phases of the moon

'The endless fascination of the moon as it waxes and wanes is richly displayed in this gorgeously tactile picture book.'
- The Guardian

'An attractive homage to Luna and an insight into the way that the moon maintains a presence in our lives, even when it appears to be absent.'
- Book Trust

'Introduces young children to basic astronomy, and is sure to instil a sense of curiosity about the world and the universe.'
- The Guardian Best Books Guide 2017