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Happy Birthday, Moon by Frank Asch

Happy Birthday, Moon

by Frank Asch

Series: Moonbear (1)

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A reissue of this charming classic. ( )
  Sullywriter | May 22, 2015 |
This book is good for teaching the class about friendship and treating others nicely. The bear wants to give the moon a birthday present. ( )
  Kelsly93 | Apr 30, 2015 |
This is a fun, easy read for children about a bear who decides he is going to talk to the moon. He wants to wish the moon a happy birthday. The bear then also says it is his birthday too. The bear gets the moon a present and the moon gets the bear the same present. It ends with the moon and bear both losing their present but of course they remain friends. It shares the theme of friendship and that presents are not all the matters. This is an example of a modern fantasy book. ( )
  sarahetuemmler | Feb 2, 2015 |
This book would be great for sequencing as you follow the bear as he tries to find a present for the moon.
  AMaffett | Apr 30, 2014 |
Another story about Moon Bear, so adorable! Moon Bear talks to the moon and the moon talks back. Turns out the moon wished for the exact same things as Moon Bear, how cute. Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. They'll have a slightly better understanding than Moon Bear, and rejoice in it. This book centers on echo, whereas the last one we read, [b:Bear Shadow|989440|Bear Shadow|Frank Asch|http://d.gr-assets.com/books/1180032361s/989440.jpg|521077] was about how he perceived his shadow. Simple and endearing. ( )
  Fjola | Oct 17, 2013 |
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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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