Day of the dead

by Murray, Julie, 1969-

Format: Print Book [2018]
Availability: Available at 6 Libraries 10 of 14 copies
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CLP - Allegheny Regional Children's Seasonal/Holiday Books j GT4995.A4 M882 2018x
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CLP - Carrick Children's New Books j GT4995.A4 M882 2018x
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CLP - Hill District Children's Seasonal/Holiday Books j GT4995.A4 M882 2018x
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CLP - Mt. Washington Children's New Books j GT4995.A4 M882 2018x
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CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Seasonal / Holiday Books j GT4995.A4 M882 2018x
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CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Seasonal / Holiday Books j GT4995.A4 M882 2018x
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CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Seasonal / Holiday Books j GT4995.A4 M882 2018x
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CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Seasonal / Holiday Books j GT4995.A4 M882 2018x
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CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Seasonal / Holiday Books j GT4995.A4 M882 2018x
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Summary
The Day of the Dead (or Dia de los muertos) is a special Mexican holiday that honors loved ones who have passed away. Readers will learn about how people celebrate the holiday with the creation of altars and traditional foods. Complete with simple text and colorful photographs. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Kids Junior is an imprint of Abdo Kids, a division of ABDO.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "These new books in the Holidays series provide a basic introduction to global celebrations for young readers. Each book begins with a chapter introducing the holiday and featuring historical information on the holiday's origins. The text is large and easy to read, and the photos are adequate and generally accompanied by interesting facts. However, the books' layout often leaves surplus white space that is not particularly appealing. Though the emphasis is on history and celebration, Day of the Dead could frighten some younger or sensitive children, and the book's suggestion that readers try observing parts of this religious holiday feels awkward. Overall, the books provide somewhat quirky but interesting, age-appropriate explorations of these holidays.--Aronin, Miriam Copyright 2014 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series Murray, Julie, 1969- Holidays.
Subjects All Souls' Day -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
Holidays -- Juvenile literature.
All Souls' Day.
Holidays.
Publisher Minneapolis, Minnesota :[2018]
Language English
Notes "Abdo kids junior"--Page 4 of cover.
Includes index.
Description 24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 25 cm.
ISBN 1532103913
9781532103919
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