Many Moons by Remi Courgeon
  

Many Moons

Written by Remi Courgeon
Illustrated by Remi Courgeon

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A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month March 2017 Beautifully produced to make the most of its clever design, this is a book whose charm lies in its visual simplicity which leaves space for readers to dream their own dreams in. The cover has a beautiful vivid yellow moon slice cut into it which tempting leads the reader into a following the moon as it waxes to a whole, shiny full moon that is so bright that no one can sleep. And then gradually wanes until it becomes just a tiny sliver before all goes black. Following the moon’s progress is satisfying and a final spread with some information in it makes the book useful too. ~ Julia Eccleshare

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Synopsis

Many Moons by Remi Courgeon

Many Moons introduces young children to basic astronomy, and is sure to instill a sense of curiosity about the world and the universe.

Many Moons explores the different phases of the moon, from the new moon to a waning crescent, through 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, and a brilliant smile.

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.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Remi Courgeon
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Publisher

Walter Foster Jr.

Publication date

9th March 2017

ISBN

9781633222984

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