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Light the candle! Bang the drum! : a book of holidays around the world

by Morris, Ann, 1930-

Format: Print Book 1997
Availability: Available at 7 Libraries 7 of 7 copies
Available (7)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - East Liberty Children's Seasonal/Holiday j GT3933.M65 1997
Location  CLP - East Liberty
 
Collection  Children's Seasonal/Holiday
 
Call Number  j GT3933.M65 1997
 
 
CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Non-Fiction Collection j GT3933.M65 1997
Location  CLP - Squirrel Hill
 
Collection  Children's Non-Fiction Collection
 
Call Number  j GT3933.M65 1997
 
 
Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale Children Non-Fiction Child rm J 394.2 Mor
Location  Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale
 
Collection  Children Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  Child rm J 394.2 Mor
 
 
Northern Tier Regional Library Juvenile J 394.26 MORRI
Location  Northern Tier Regional Library
 
Collection  Juvenile
 
Call Number  J 394.26 MORRI
 
 
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 394.26 M83
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 394.26 M83
 
 
Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Non-Fiction j 394.26 M
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 394.26 M
 
 
Springdale Free Public Library Children's Picture Books CF MORR
Location  Springdale Free Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Picture Books
 
Call Number  CF MORR
 
 
Summary
Light the candles! Ring the bells! Dance and sing! Cultural and religious holidays are very important to children, marking festive occasions both at home and at school. This bright nonfiction picture book serves as the perfect introduction for the very young to celebrations around the world. Many of the holidays like Thanksgiving and Halloween are familiar to American children. Others, such as St. Lucia's Day and Diwali, may be new to them. Each of thetwenty-four holidays is illustrated with cut-paper pictures full to bursting with brilliant colors and bold shapes. Along with simple descriptions, they convey the mood,symbols, and incredible diversity of the festivities. Detailed notes at the end of the book tell more about each holiday.
Additional Information
Subjects Holidays -- Juvenile literature.
Holidays.
Publisher New York :Dutton Children's Books,1997
Edition 1st ed.
Contributors Linenthal, Peter.
Language English
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
ISBN 0525456392 (hc)
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