Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me

Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me is a children’s picture book designed, illustrated, and written by Eric Carle, published by Simon & Schuster in 1986. It tells the story of a young girl, Monica, who wants to play with the Moon. As with Carle’s earlier title The Very Hungry Caterpillar (1969), merchandise has been based on this story and it has been adapted to animation.