The Truth About the Moon
An African child is told several stories about the moon but still he feels has not learned the truth.
Paperback, 48 pages
Published October 26th 1992 by HMH Books for Young Readers
(first published September 26th 1983)
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Clayton Bess, the author of several books for young readers, has lived for extended periods on both coasts of the United States, in Africa, and in Latin America. Much of his writing comes out of the period he lived and traveled in Africa, where he worked as a Peace Corps volunteer teacher in Liberia. His travels and experiences, the stories he gathered, and the people he came to know all give his...moreMore about Clayton Bess...