Through Moon and Stars and Night Skies

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Harper Collins, Nov 19, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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A little boy living in a distant country is lonely. He needs a bed of his own, a room of his own, a house of his own -- and most of all, a momma and poppa of his own. But he must travel far to get them. He must fly for a day and a night through blue skies and clouds and stars before he comes to a place he can call home... with his loving new adopted family.


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Title / Author / Publication Date: Through Moon and Stars and Night Skies / Turner, Ann. Hale, James Graham (ill.) / 1990 Genre: Fiction Format: Picture Book – print Plot summary: The story told by a ... Read full review

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A child is adopted from Asia as a toddler. He sees pictures of his home and parents before being flown to America to live with them permanently. I liked how the author showed that the child was afraid ... Read full review

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Ann Turner is the author of many acclaimed novels, picture books, and poetry collections, among them the novel A Hunter Comes Home, an ALA Notable Children's Book; Rosemary's Witch, a School Library Journal Best Book; and her two poetry books, A Lion's Hunger and Learning to Swim, both ALA Best Books for Young Adults. Ann Turner's historical picture books include Abe Lincoln Remembers, an NCSS/CBC Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies; When Mr. Jefferson Came to Philadelphia; Drummer Boy; and Nettie's Trip South. Among her other picture books are Through Moon and Stars and Night Skies, a Reading Rainbow selection, and Dakota Dugout, an ALA Notable Children's Book. Ms. Turner lives in Williamsburg, Massachusetts, with her husband and two children.

Franklyn M. Branley was a co-founder of the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out series, and he has written more than 140 popular science titles for children including What Makes a Magnet? He lives in Sag Harbor, NY.

James Graham Hale has illustrated numerous children's books, including another Let's-Read-and-Find-Out-Science book, How Mountains Are Made by Kathleen Zoehfeld. He also illustrated Ann Turner's Reading Rainbow selection Through Moon and Stars and Night Skies. He lives in Granville, OH.

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