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. Some pages fold out to display particularly large pictures.
Age Range: From 5 to 8
Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, August 1991
Product Dimensions: 11.31 L × 8.18 W × 0.61 H
Publisher Marketing: Publisher Marketing: A father will move heaven and earth to delight his daughter in this beloved tale from children s book legend Eric Carle.
Monica wants to play with the moon, but she can t quite seem to reach it. This story literally unfolds as the pages extend both outward and upward, and readers will empathize with Monica s longing for the moon as well as be reassured by her father s willingness to try to make her dream come true.
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