Seven Ways to Catch the Moon by M. P. Robertson


Seven Ways to Catch the Moon by M. P. Robertson

This poetical picture book explores seven marvellous ways of catching the moon. Equipped with a butterfly net, a little girl tries hitching with a witch, riding on a dragon's back, and floating in a hot-air balloon, until finally the moon is discovered.


5 stars - Mark Robertson's extraordinary watercolour paintings follow the visible phases of the moon, creating a beautifully detailed fantasy for young children. An enchanting and captivating story. It will appeal to parents as a bedtime reading book and to children as an exciting fantasy adventure story.

About the Author

M.P. ROBERTSON studied illustration at Kingston University. He is an internationally acclaimed author and illustrator of children's books. His many books for Frances Lincoln include The Great Dragon Rescue, The Egg, The Dragon Snatcher, Frank 'n' Stan, Food Chain, Hieronymus Betts and His Unusual Pets and Ice Trap!, written by Meredith Hooper.

He lives with his family in Wiltshire. When he isn't writing and illustrating, he enjoys visiting schools to share his love of drawing and stories.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3 To 6


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Publication date

19th June 2008



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