Moon’s First Friends
Sourcebooks Wonderland, 2019, 40 pp., Hardcover. $17.99. shop.sourcebooks.com
This is a heartwarming story of a friendship-seeking Moon that also celebrates the extraordinary 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. From high up in the sky, the Moon has spent her whole life watching Earth and hoping for someone to visit. Dinosaurs roam, pyramids are built, and boats are made, but still no one comes. Will friends ever come visit her? One day a spaceship soars from Earth…and so does her heart. This book includes bonus educational pages about the Moon mission. For ages 4 to 8.