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Full Moon Rising

TitleFull Moon Rising
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2002
AuthorsTaylor, Joanne, and Susan Tooke
PublisherTundra Books
ISBN Number0887765483
DescriptorsEnglish Language; Illustrated; Multiculturalism; Painting; Picture Book; Poetry; Traditions

This picture book in poetry is illustrated with oil paintings and explains the name of each month's moon and the things that happen each season. It includes a list of several names for various moons across several cultures as well as explanations as to where the "blue moon" and the "black moon" get their names.


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This book of 12 poems describes each month’s full moon, and is accompanied by images of a rural family partaking in the monthly activities associated with each different moon.