One evening, Rosa sneaks out to visit her friend Livia, Galileo's daughter. He has promised Livia she can look through his magic tube. Rosa is wonder-struck at the sight of the mountains on the Moon and, as she creeps home, she is filled with dreams of one day becoming a scientist like him. Wouldn't it be wonderful to go to the Moon! A vibrant story that brings to life one of Galileo's fantastic discoveries and begins to explore our solar system.
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Anne Cottringer was born in Canada, and studied at the Slade School of Art and the Royal College of Art. She has written several picture books already, and she is also a producer/director/camerawoman. Her most recent project was a short documentary on a group of genocide survivors in Rwanda. She is married and has two children....More about Anne Cottringer
Pippa Goodhart (Author) Pippa Goodhart's interest in children's books was originally sparked by a Saturday job at Heffers in Cambridge when she was at school. Since then, Pippa qualified as a teacher and returned to Heffers, where she eventually became Manager of the Children's Bookshop. She has been writing since 1993 and has written over 100 books! Her bo...More about Lizzie Finlay