Red Knit Cap Girl wants to meet the moon.
She asks her friends for help, and together they try and try and try to come up
with a way to make her dream come true. Stunning, unique illustrations on wood
grain tell this gentle and soothing story, and young readers will appreciate
the wonder and curiosity of the characters.
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* "Stoop's first picture book...[is] a successful ensemble piece, gorgeously illustrated, in which each character has a part to play."
-Publishers Weekly, starred review
"An apt choice for bedtime reading, this story affirms the necessity of turning off the light and noise of our busy world to truly recognize the everyday marvels around us."
-School Library Journal
"A gentle Zen-like parable, with visual and narrative intrigue."
"Soothingly familiar....The text is simple and thoughtful, almost meditative, but it's the charming artwork that runs away with the show."
"Stoop's dreamy, saturated illustrations, painted on plywood, create a roomy wonderland that welcomes any child's curiosity and sense of adventure."
-The New York Times Book Review