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2 edition of Thanking the moon found in the catalog.

Thanking the moon

celebrating the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival

by Grace Lin

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Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mid-autumn Festival,
  • Food,
  • Fiction,
  • Moon

  • About the Edition

    Each member of a Chinese family contributes to the celebration of the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival. Includes author"s note explaining this festival"s customs and traditions.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGrace Lin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.L644 Th 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24790102M
    ISBN 109780375861017, 9780375961014
    LC Control Number2009052349

      This simple, young, and satisfying story follows a Chinese American family as they celebrate the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival. Each member of the family lends a hand as they prepare a moonlit picnic with mooncakes, pomelos, cups of tea, and colorful lanterns. And everyone sends thanks and a secret wish up to the moon. Grace Lin’s luminous and gloriously . Title: Thanking The Moon: Celebrating The Mid-autumn Moon Festival Format: Picture Books Product dimensions: 32 pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: 32 pages, X X in Published: Septem Publisher: Random House Children's Books Language: English.

      Thanking the Moon. For the youngest readers, Grace Lin’s Thanking the Moon offers the best introduction to the Mid-Autumn Festival. Using her trademark economy of words and whimsical illustrations, Lin manages to convey the holiday’s essence, . Read the book, “Thanking the Moon: Celebrating the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival," by Grace Lin. After reading the story children will make their own mooncakes and write their name on the top in Chinese and draw a special message inside their mooncake. Compare the messages inside fortune cookies to .

      Title: Thanking The Moon Catalogue Number: Barcode: Format: HBOOK Condition: New SKU: Missing Information? Please contact us if any details are missing and where possible we will add the information to our listing. Thanking the Moon: Celebrating the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival, by Grace Lin, Alfred A. Knopf, – This picture book has simple text and offers details of one Chinese family celebrating the Moon Festival. Here is a book with moon myths from different cultures: Moon Tales, by Rina Singh and Debbie Lush, Bloomsbury Children’ Books, –This book has ten tales from round the world.. CRAFTS: Note: .


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What a festive day this is in most Asian and the Asian American communities throughout the world while the western Gregorian calendars tells us today is Septemtoday is also the 15th day of the eighth month in the.

by Grace Lin. While the “mid-autumn moon glows in the sky” a contemporary family shares read more. While the “mid-autumn moon glows in the sky” a contemporary family shares a nighttime picnic of pomelo fruit, tea, and mooncakes during the Chinese Moon Festival. Three young sisters and their parents gather on a hillside with others from their community in a tradition of thanksgiving for “a good.

Grace Lin is an award-winning and bestselling author and illustrator. She has written and illustrated several picture books about life in a Chinese American family (based on her own!): Dim Sum for Everyone!, Kite Flying, Fortune Cookie Fortunes, and Thanking the she was awarded a Caldecott Honor for A Big Mooncake for Little books for older readers include the Newbery /5(33).

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Each member of the family lends a hand as they prepare a moonlit picnic with mooncakes, pomelos, cups of tea, and colorful lanterns. And everyone sends thanks and a secret wish up to the moon.5/5(2). Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Language: English ISBN: Thanking the Moon: These activities were first posted to celebrate Thanking the Moon on Grace's blog.

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