The Shadow in the Moon

A Tale of the Mid-Autumn Festival

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Join two sisters as they listen to their grandmother tell the tale of the origins of the Mid-Autumn Festival.

Hou Yi, a brave archer, saves the world from drought and is given a magic potion for his deeds. Chang’e, his wife, courageously protects the potion from a thief and is transformed into the Lady in the Moon.

This is a tale of sweethearts, mooncakes, and how the Mid-Autumn Festival came to be.

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Also available online at Amazon and Indigo.

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Written by Christina Matula and illustrated by Pearl Law.

Now available from Charlesbridge.