Special Story Time with Whitney Stewart

What Do You Celebrate?
Event date: 
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 11:00am
Event address: 
4869 Main St
Manchester Center, VT 05255

Whitney Stewart EventJoin us for a special story time on Saturday, April 20th at 11:00 a.m. as Whitney Stewart reads her book What Do You Celebrate?: Holidays and Festivals Around the World.

Across the globe, every country has its special holidays. From Brazilian carnival and Chinese New Year to France’s Bastille Day and our very own Fourth of July, What Do You Celebrate? presents 14 special occasions where people dance, dress up, eat yummy foods, and enjoy other fun traditions that have been passed down from generation to generation. Kids can travel the globe and learn about Fastelavn, Purim, the Cherry Blossom Festival, Holi, Eid al-Fitr, Halloween, Day of the Dead, Guy Fawkes Day, the German Lantern Festival, and more. Each spread showcases a different holiday, offering background and cultural context, vocabulary words, photographs, and instructions for festive projects.

Whitney Stewart is an award-winning author of young-adult biographies, middle grade novels, and picture books. She has traveled widely in Asia and interviewed such figures as the 14th Dalai Lama and Sir Edmund Hillary. Whitney lives in New Orleans, LA. Find out more at whitneystewart.com, or follow Whitney @whitneystewart2.

What Do You Celebrate?: Holidays and Festivals Around the World Cover Image
By Whitney Stewart, Christiane Engel (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454932130
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Sterling Children's Books - March 5th, 2019

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