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The sun and the moon shine down on a young boy as he spends a day by the sea. "Sun shines on the mountains, sun shines on the sea. Sun shines on my pillow, and says wake up to me."
Paperback, 32 pages
Published March 11th 1997 by Random House Books for Young Readers (first published March 1st 1997)
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Mandi
Sep 13, 2017 rated it really liked it
Very simple, easy read but sweet 😊
Jacquelyn
Nov 20, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Poetry, you might ask? In an easy reader? This beautiful book provides short sentences with such verbal and visual imagery that it is certainly poetic. “Sun shines on the mountains. Sun shines on the sea. Sun shines on my pillow and says wake up to me.” As with many text for easy readers, the lines fall into a rhythm after a few pages. The lush illustrations follow the cycle of the sun and the moon and a boy at the beach with his family. The scenes, almost as vivid and detailed as a Thomas Kinca ...more
Alicia
Jun 26, 2009 rated it liked it
Shelves: kids, reading
This book is pretty good for an early reader. I'm just always cautious of how many books imply that the moon is out at night to contrast the sun is out during the day.
Sarah
This is somewhere between a level one and level two, but it has a lot of good repetition that could make it work as a high level one.
Anastasia
Mar 06, 2009 rated it really liked it
Shelves: my-son-s-book
Justyn's favorite book, first book he learned to read by himself at 4 years old boy. Very simple word, and I Loved it too.
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All by herself!
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Oct 21, 2015 rated it really liked it
My son read this in the beginning of his first grade year to a kindergarten class. He loves this book!
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