Reaching for the Moon

Reaching for the Moon

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Reaching for the Moon is the girl's version of Lucy H. Pearce's much-loved women's book, Moon Time: a guide to celebrating your menstrual cycle. Written especially for girls aged 9-14 as they anticipate and experience their body's gradual changes. Beginning with an imaginary journey into the red tent, a traditional place of women's wisdom, some of the gifts and secrets of womanhood are imparted in a gentle, lyrical way including: - The secrets of the moon. - The secrets of our cycles. - The gift of self-care. Along with practical advice on: - Preparing for her first period. - Choosing menstrual products. - Herbal healing. - Celebrating menarche. Reaching for the Moon is a nurturing celebration of a girls' transformation to womanhood, written by a mother and respected women's educator.
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Product details

  • 9+
  • Paperback | 82 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 122g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1482363038
  • 9781482363036
  • 408,495

About Lucy H Pearce

Lucy H. Pearce is mother of three and the author of four non-fiction books, including the Amazon #1 Best Seller The Rainbow Way: Cultivating Creativity in the Midst of Motherhood. She has a devoted following of women around the world who trust her approach to womanhood and have used her work to help them flourish in their own life, whether through her books, blog or teaching. "Life-changing" is a word that comes up again and again.
She has recently stepped down her role as contributing editor and columnist at JUNO magazine, where she worked for over 5 years, to focus on her writing career and new publishing company, Womancraft Publishing, an imprint of Lucent Word.
A freelance writer for seven years, her work has been published in: The Guardian, Irish Examiner, European Journal of American Culture, Positive News, Green Parent, Modern Mum and JUNO magazines. Lucy's writing has also been published in anthologies by BlogHer, TinyBuddha, Earth Pathways and Mother's Milk Books.
She is regularly approached by writers looking for publishing and marketing advice and for book endorsements, and is featured regularly on telesummits and in international media.
She runs two popular blogs: Dreaming Aloud and The Happy Womb; and guest posts for many top blogs including: Tiny Buddha, Studio Mothers, NetMums and Rhythm of the Home.
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77 ratings
4.4 out of 5 stars
5 53% (41)
4 36% (28)
3 8% (6)
2 3% (2)
1 0% (0)
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