The moon tonight : our moon's journey around earth
by Jung, Chang-hoon,
|Format:||Print Book 2023|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 4 copies|
"Exquisite." -- New York Times
Follow our moon as it waxes and wanes across the night sky in this informative and stunning nonfiction picture book by an astronomer and award-winning illustrator.
Everyone on Earth can look up and marvel at our moon in the night sky. It is an experience we share across cultures and continents. As our closest celestial neighbor, the moon touches on many aspects of our lives and has inspired interest from people across centuries.
In The Moon Tonight , you can share that same sense of wonder with your child through the eyes of a father-daughter duo as they learn the science behind the twenty-nine-day lunar cycle and the moon's four phases: crescent, quarter, full, and new.
With age-appropriate and easy-to-follow scientific explanations by astronomer Jung Chang-hoon paired with stunningly beautiful acrylic drawings by an award-winning Bologna Book Fair Illustrator of the Year, Jang Ho, this picture book offers families a reading experience that is both poetic and educational.
A perfect STEM classroom read and bedtime story for little readers curious about where the moon goes and why!
Printed on responsibly sourced FSC-certified paper with vegetable inks.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
-- Juvenile literature.
Moon -- Phases -- Juvenile literature.
Moon -- Phases.
|Publisher|| San Francisco :Blue Dot Publications,2023
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 25 cm