The Marvellous Moon map!

“The marvellous moon map” by Teresa Heapy and David Litchfield is delightful story of friendship and determination!


Mouse and Bear are best of friends and live together in the woods. Mouse decides he want to find the moon on his own. Mouse creates an amazing moon map. Bear offers his friend help but Mouse is certain this is something he will do on his own, all you need is a map, right??? As Mouse sets off into the wood in the dark, Bear is worried about his friend going on his own so he follows closely behind. When Mouse realises maybe he needs more than just a map, bear is there to help his friend. Will they reach the moon? Will the map come in handy in the end? Is there anything better than finding the moon?


What a stunning story of friendship, I am sure you can’t read this book without having a big smile on your face by the end. The illustrations are beautiful, full of lovely details which makes you want spend time looking at each page. At the end of the book there are instructions on how to make your own paper boat.

We are big fans of David Litchfield, we love “The bear and the piano”, check out my post about it here.

Highly recommended!

Happy reading! x


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