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Author Murphy, Charles, 1978- author.

Title Celebrations around the world / Charles Murphy.

Publication Info. New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, [2017]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Genoa PL Stacks - GELY-11  ENF 394.26 MUR    AVAILABLE
Description 24 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Adventures in culture
Adventures in culture.
Note Includes index.
Contents It's party time! -- Day of the dead -- Festima -- Chinese New Year -- Carnival -- Loy Krathong -- La tomatina -- Holi -- Obon.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 23) and index.
Summary It's time to party with people around the world! Readers will want to celebrate with the fascinating, diverse peoples featured in this culturally enriching book. D a de los Muertos in Latin America, Festima in West Africa, Loy Krathong in Southeast Asia, and Japan s Obon are just some of the festivals featured. Important vocabulary and cultural concepts are stressed in the accessible text, while striking photographs highlight important associated events. Full-Color Photographs, Further Information Section, Glossary, Index, Websites.
Subject Festivals -- Juvenile literature.
Holidays -- Juvenile literature.
Rites and ceremonies -- Juvenile literature.
Rites and ceremonies.
Festivals. (OCoLC)fst00923329
Holidays. (OCoLC)fst00958730
Rites and ceremonies. (OCoLC)fst01098216
Rites and ceremonies.
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781482455755 (paperbackbook)
1482455757 (paperbackbook)
9781482455762 (6 pack)
1482455765 (6 pack)
9781482455779 (library bound book)
1482455773 (library bound book)

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