Eric Carleis known the world over for his beautiful picture books for very young children, with their simple and entertaining yet educationally sound stories and their distinctive collage illustrations. Born in Syracuse, New York, he moved with his parents to Germany, where he studied at the Academy of Applied Arts in Stuttgart. On returning to the United States, he worked for a time as a graphic designer forThe New York Times,and then for a large advertising agency. His first children's book,1,2,3 to the Zoo(1968) was an immediate success and his second,The Very Hungry Caterpillar(1969) brought him international acclaim and has established itself as a modern classic. He and his wife now live in northern Massachusetts.A simpler version ofPapa, Please Get the Moon for Mewas written by Mr. Carle a number of years ago for his daughter Cirsten, who found it both heartening and inspiring. Now he has created new illustrations for his original story, and shares its message with a wider audience.,In a book with foldout pages, Monica's father fulfills her request for the moon by taking it down after it is small enough to carry, but it continues to change in size. On board pages.,Monica wants the moon to play with, so her Papa sets out to get it. It isn't easy to climb to the moon, but he finally succeeds -- only to find the moon is too big to carry home. Children will love the joyful way in which this problem is solved. Now available as a Classic Board Book edition, this delightful story literally unfolds as pages open dramatically, extending both outward and upward.
Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me (Board Book)
- Код товара: Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me (Board Book)
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- 850.00 р.
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