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Moonlight: The Halloween Cat

Moonlight: The Halloween Cat

Softly padding through the darkness, Moonlight explores the world on her favorite night, Halloween. Told in simple, lyrical words with luminous paintings, Moonlight evokes the reassuring warmth and friendliness that is a part of this special night. Full color.

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ISBN 9780064438148
Barcode 9780064438148
Published 1 October 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Rylant, Cynthia
Illustrated by Sweet, Melissa
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ISBN-13 9780064438148
ISBN-10 0064438147
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollins
Publication Date 1 October 2009
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Rylant, Cynthia
Illustrated by Sweet, Melissa
Category General Picture Books
Animal Stories
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 252mm
Height: 250mm
Spine: 3mm
Weight 166g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
Library of Congress Cats, Halloween
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code E
Catalogue Code 67848

Description of this Book

Softly padding through the darkness, Moonlight explores the world on her favorite night, Halloween.The town and countryside glow with shining stars. The wide yellow moon lights pumpkins, racoons, and children out having fun. . . .Told in eloquently simple, lyrical words, with dazzling, luminous paintings, Moonlight evokes not just the excitement of Halloween, but something more -- the reassuring warmth and friendliness that is a special part of this special night.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Bouncing Time, by Patricia Hubbell, illustrated by Melissa Sweet A slice of pure pleasure. -- Publishers Weekly (starred review)

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Author's Bio

Cynthia Rylant's gift for conveying the enchantment and beauty to be found in everyday life is seen in such award-winning books as Missing May, winner of the Newbery Medal; A Fine White Dust, a Newbery Honor Book; and The Relatives Came and When I Was Young in the Mountains, both Caldecott Honor Books. Books she's written and illustrated include the much-beloved Dog Heaven and Cat Heaven. Cynthia Rylant grew up in West Virginia. She now lives in the Pacific Northwest. Melissa Sweet has illustrated more than one hundred books. Her work has been in magazines, on greeting cards, and on her living room walls. Melissa has received the Caldecott Honor Medal twice, among many other awards, including the Sibert Medal, and is a New York Times bestselling author and artist. Melissa lives in Maine. You can visit her at www.melissasweet.net.

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