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Happy Birthday, Moon by Frank Asch

Happy Birthday, Moon

by Frank Asch

Series: Moonbear (1)

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A poetic fantasy, Happy Birthday, Moon has delighted fans for years as a simple yet reassuring celebration of love and friendship.
  wichitafriendsschool | Jul 4, 2016 |
This picture book tells a great story of a bear that wants to get the moon a present for its birthday. The bear travels all over to get the moon a hat and in the end looses it but they still tell each other that they love them and still remain friends. Genre, fantasy, as a bear wants to give the moon a present. Media, water colors. ( )
  robe0605 | Apr 12, 2016 |
This is a great example of fantasy because the bear takes on human like characteristics.
I like this book because of the simplicity, and young children would enjoy the echo parts.
  rwild13 | Feb 16, 2016 |
This story is about a little bear that is trying to talk to the moon. its the moons birthday and the bear doesn't know what the moon wants. The bear goes on an adventure to talk to the moon. The illustrations in this are simple but very fun to look at. This book can be used to talk about the moon or birthdays. I find it very interesting when the bear thinks the moon is talking to him but really it is just he voice echoing in the distance. ( )
  cajensen | Oct 12, 2015 |
A reissue of this charming classic. ( )
  Sullywriter | May 22, 2015 |
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One night Bear looked up at the sky and thought, wouldn't it be nice to give the moon a birthday present.
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Bear tries to find the moon the perfect birthday present but ends up just having a conversation with the moon instead.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0689835442, Paperback)

Bear loves the moon so much that he wants to give him a birthday present. But he doesn't know when his birthday is or what to get him. So Bear goes to have a little chat with the moon.

A poetic fantasy, Happy Birthday, Moon has delighted fans for years as a simple yet reassuring celebration of love and friendship. Gently told with warm words and charming illustrations by creator Frank Asch, Happy Birthday Moon was cited by The New York Times as one of the ten best titles of the year.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:09:17 -0400)

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When a bear discovers that the moon shares his birthday, he buys the moon a beautiful hat as a present.

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