Let's Celebrate: Special Days Around the World

by Kate DePalma
illustrated by Martina Peluso

Ref: 16446

13 festivals from around the world including both the familiar and the unfamiliar! From Kodomo no Hi in Japan to Carnaval in Brazil to Diwali in India. Rhyming text, pronunciation italics, luxurious-almost-tactile-illustrations. Amidst some more expected inclusions are the addition of Maori, Igbo and Persian festivals as well as a mixed race family shown celebrating Passover in N.America. Typical of Barefoot Books publishers, some superb backnotes includes a calendar of special days and full notes on each festival. 'Lovely introduction to a variety of festivals' (Rosalind, Workforce Development Officer, Letterbox Library reviewer). 'Interesting book introducing lots of lovely celebrations from around the world with notes. Lovely illustrations and diversity of families/people on each page' (Meryl, EY Consultant & Trainer, Letterbox Library reviewer). Age 4-7, Paperback 37pp