Celebrations from around the World
Purim, Holi, Vesak, Tanabata, Halloween, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Year
Did you know that when you go trick-or-treating on Hallowe'en you are taking part in an ancient Celtic festival? This intriguing collection of tales takes us back to the origins of many festivals which are celebrated throughout the world and traces some of the stories that are connected to them. Each of the tales in this anthology has an introduction which explains its origins and its significance for the people who celebrate it.
"Mordecai was remembered as a good, wise governor, loved by all the people - not only the Jews whom he had helped to save.'
Written by: Cherry Gilchrist
Illustrated by: Helen CannRead Alone: Ages 8-Adult
Read Together: Ages 6-10
Paperback; French folds; Full-colour illustrations; 80pp; Size: 264 x 216 mm