|Specifications||7½" X 9½"; 32 pages; Library binding|
|Interest/Age Group||Grades 3+|
|Special Features||Glossary; Further Information; Websites; Index|
To understand a country’s culture, it is
important to explore its festivals.
Festivals of the World
offers a colorful introduction to the festivals and cultures
of countries around the world. From China’s Hungry Ghosts Festival to
England’s Guy Fawkes Day, this series guides readers as they discover the
origins and significance of different festivals and holidays and the exciting
ways in which they are celebrated.
This series includes information on
history, religion, customs, and food, using visually appealing layouts, as well
as inviting, easy-to-read text. In addition, each book blends striking photos
and informative sidebars with step-by-step craft and cooking activities.
Festivals of the World reveals the cultural richness of the world’s