Princess Lenore is ill from eating too many raspberry tarts. She believes that possessing the moon is the only thing that will cure her. Despite a command from the King, neither the Lord High Chamberlain nor the Royal Wizard nor the Royal Mathematician can get the moon for her. Only when the clever Court Jester consults the Princess herself is the problem solved - with characteristic Thurber wit.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - EmmaBrockwell - LibraryThing
I wasn’t sure if I’d like this book, Many Moons by James Thurber. Its vague title and cover made me unsure of what the book was about. But I actually enjoyed this book, its humor throughout kept me ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - tercat - LibraryThing
This is a really fabulous book with wonderful illustrations. I didn't even realize until I stumbled upon this at the library that Thurber wrote any children's books. Highly recommended. Read full review