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The Moon's Almost Here

Written by Patricia MacLachlan & illustrated by Tomie dePaola
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Jun 7, 2016
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Illustrations and rhyming text follow an assortment of creatures as they make their way to a nest, the shore, or a porch while the day comes to an end and the moon begins to rise.

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Who Wrote The Moon's Almost Here

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Patricia MacLachlan

Patricia MacLachlan is a versatile and prolific author whose titles range from picture books to novels, including the Newbery Medal–winning Sarah, Plain and Tall. Barkus was inspired by the imagined adventures of her neighbor’s dog. She lives in Massachusetts

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Who Illustrated The Moon's Almost Here

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Tomie dePaola

Tomie dePaola is one of the most popular children’s book authors and illustrators of our time and the winner of the 2011 Children’s Literature Legacy Award for “significant and lasting contribution to children’s literature,” among other lifetime achievement awards. A Newbery Honor winner, he has written and illustrated a number of books, including Caldecott Honor book Strega Nona and its companions, as well as Oliver Button Is a Sissy; The Legend of Old Befana; The Clown of God; Michael Bird-Boy; Andy, That’s My Name; and Quiet. A native of Connecticut, Mr. dePaola studied at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, and now lives in New London, New Hampshire.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781481420624
Publication Date:
June 7, 2016
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2014038063
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1481420623
Lexile® Level:
AD450L
ATOS® Book Level:
1.6
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
186359
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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