If you have a child in your family who’s afraid of the dark, author Sandra V. Feder’s recent release “The Moon Inside” ( , published by Groundwood Books ( provides a loving way to address this issue.

Beautifully illustrated by Aimee Sicuro, this book tells the story of sun-loving Ella who hates to lose daylight’s bright yellow light until her mother gently shows her how the moon’s comforting golden glow in the dark of night can be just as beautiful.  This book offers a wonderful way to open up discussions about the nighttime fears that often plague children.

The Moon Inside by Sandra V. Feder, pictures by Aimee Sicuro – Gotta Love It!