Mardi Gras and Carnival

by Aloian, Molly.

Format: Print Book 2010
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison Children Non Fiction J 394.25 ALOIAN
Location  Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 394.25 ALOIAN
 
 
Whitehall Public Library Easy Nonfiction ENF 394.25 Al71
Location  Whitehall Public Library
 
Collection  Easy Nonfiction
 
Call Number  ENF 394.25 Al71
 
 
Summary
Put on a mask and join the street party for Mardi Gras. Learn all about this colorful New Orleans' holiday, where people enjoy food and fun before the beginning of Lent, a period of reflection and giving up things we enjoy. Explore the history of Mardi Gras, and Carnival, and all its different customs taken from around the world!
Contents
What is Mardi Gras?
Lent and Mardi Gras
What is Carnival?
History of Mardi Gras
Mardi Gras foods
Secret clubs
Dressing up
History of Carnival parades
Carnival parades today
Costume balls
Royalty for a day
Music of Carnival
Mardi Gras in New Orleans
Canada's Winter Carnival.

Additional Information
Series Celebrations in my world.
Subjects Carnival -- Juvenile literature.
Carnival.
Publisher New York :Crabtree Pub. Co.,2010
Audience Lexile: 750.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
ISBN 9780778747550 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
0778747557 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
9780778747734 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0778747735 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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