Stoop, Naoko. Red Knit Cap Girl. G- PICTURE BOOK. 40 pgs. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2012. $15.99. “Red Knit Cap Girl” lives in the forest with many of her animal friends. She has one great wish: to talk to the moon. With the help of a wise old owl, “Red Knit Cap Girl” figures out a creative way to capture the moon’s attention. But she quickly realizes that her efforts have prevented her dream from coming true. A quick solution grants her the wish of her heart as well as sends a tender message to all readers to make time in our busy lives to sit in the quiet of nature and appreciate the beauty in the world around us. This is a beautifully illustrated children’s book. It makes for a perfect bedtime story. It could be used in a unit for Earth Day Celebrations. Pre-K. EL (K-3).