for the Hot Titles newsletter!

Log In To Save or Request File

The Boy Who Loved the Moon

by Rino Alaino, Rino Alaimo


  • juvenile fiction
  • bedtime & dreams
  • fantasy & magic
  • the boy and the moon, independent film, film adaptations, love, courage, goals, relationships, sea, ocean, dragons
The Boy Who Loved the Moon

Book Formats and Details

  • Hardcover
    Pub Date 5/12/2015
    ISBN 9781939629760
    Retail Price $16.95
    Trim Size 10.00 x 10.00 in
    Page Count 32
    Image Count
    Reading Level Juvenile Audience
    Rights Available World
    Rights Sold Chinese - complex (Taiwan)
    Korean (South Korea)


A young boy, desiring to win the love of the Moon, embarks on an adventure, swimming the deepest seas and slaying the mightiest dragons to bring her precious gifts.


“A magical hero’s story. Moving and inspiring.”

—Rick Walton

About the Author

Rino Alaimo works as a cartoonist and filmmaker. The Boy Who Loved the Moon is his first book, adapted from his own short film that has won accolades around the world. He holds a degree in art history from the University of Genoa in Italy. He resides in Italy.

Other Books You May Like

  • The Mighty Quinn
  • The Shark Whisperer
  • The Ice Castle
  • Lost In Lexicon