Baker & Taylor "Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, an anthology of poems inspired by the moon includes selections by classic and modern writers and is complemented by the traditional American children's rhyme, ""The Man in the Moon."""
Perseus Publishing A young reader' anthology of moon poems to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. Popular American writers of poetry for children are represented, including Eric Ode, Cynthia Grady, BJ Lee and Robert Schechter. 20 new poems about the moon from well-known and up-and-coming poets are combined with 20 classic poems with a moon theme. The classics include poems Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) and Amy Lowell (1874-1925) and the traditional American children's rhyme 'The Man in the Moon' is of course also to be found here! This is an inspirational and beautifully illustrated anthology that will spark children's imaginations and celebrate our solar system in the 50th anniversary year of the moon landing in July 1969. An anthology of poems about the moon, published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing in 1969