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The Unicorn and the Moon

Written by Tomie dePaola & illustrated by David McPhail
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When the moon gets stuck between two hills, the unicorn tries to free it with help from a griffin and an alchemist.

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Who Wrote The Unicorn and the Moon

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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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Who Illustrated The Unicorn and the Moon

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David McPhail

David McPhail is the acclaimed author and illustrator of more than one hundred and fifty books, including Henry Bear’s Park (Atheneum), Mole Music (Holt), and the beloved Pig Pig series (Dutton). He lives in Rye, New Hampshire.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780382246609
Publication Date:
January 1, 1973
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0382246608

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