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Mail Harry to the Moon

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Mail Harry to the Moon

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Michael Emberley

$16.99 US | $18.99 CAN
Available June 1, 2008

  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Age Range: 4-8
  • Grade Level: P-3
  • Pages: 40
  • Dimensions: 8-1/2" x 11"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316153768

  About The Book

What older child hasn't resented the new baby? And hasn't wished for him or her to just GO AWAY? Every parent and child will recognize Harry's older brother's outbursts when Harry gets center stage:

Throw Harry in the trash!
Stick Harry in the zoo!
Mail Harry to the moon!

But one day, when Harry is unusally quiet and his giggles and shrieks can't be heard around the house, his older brother realizes how much he misses him. Was Harry really mailed to the moon? In a delightful flight of fancy, the older sibling finds an imaginative way to accept and embrace that Harry's here to stay.


Praise for Robie Harris:

I'm SO Mad! and I'm NOT Sleepy!:
"Depicts daily tot struggles as normal, healthy and even funny."--Lodi News Sentinel

I LOVE Messes! and I'm ALL Dressed!:
"[There is a] clear voice of reason ringing through the stories' humor and chaos."--Booklist

Praise for Michael Emberley:

You Read to Me, I'll Read to You (A New York Times Bestseller):

* "Delectably illustrated."-Horn Book (starred review)

"A delightful choreography of rhythm, rhyme, and repetition that begs to be read aloud." -School Library Journal


Harris, Robie (1068330)

Robie Harris is the award-winning, bestselling author of many books for children, including the NYT bestselling It's Perfectly Normal! and It's So Amazing!, as well as Mail Harry to the Moon and the Just Being Me series. She is acclaimed for her understanding of child development and her unique ability to explain issues in an accessible, honest manner. Robie lives in Massachusetts. Visit her website at www.robieharris.com.

Molly Bang has been writing and illustrating children's books for over twenty-five years, with three Caldecott Honors to her credit (for When Sophie Gets Angry-Really, Really Angry; Ten, Nine, Eight; and Gray Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher). Molly lives in Massachusetts and California. Visit her website at www.mollybang.com.

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