Little Star and her mother bake a delicious mooncake — but Little Star can't resist taking a little bite ... and another bite ... and another bite until she's nibbled it down to a crescent. A lovely story for any kid who's wondered why the moon changes shape every month.
You're never too old to learn! Mary Walker was born into slavery in 1848. Freed at 15, she worked all kinds of jobs to support her family, outlived her husband and three sons, and at the age of 116, Mary Walker learned to read.