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The people of Japan love to celebrate! In fact, they love it so much they have a day of celebration, whether it's a change in season, a religious observance, or just a special moment in life, every month of the year. Brimming with ancient traditions, exotic decorations, and delicious, seasonal foods, andlt;iandgt;Japanese Celebrationsandlt;/iandgt; will take you on a month-by-month tour of some of Japan's best-loved festivals.andlt;BRandgt;Beautifully illustrated and full of fascinating facts about Japanese holidays and celebrations, this 48-page picture book offers a vivid picture of some of Japan's most festive events including New Year's, Children's Day, Cherry Blossom Season, Harvest Moon Viewing, Christmas in Japan and many more.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;With simple but informative text and illustrations that explain the significance of the dress, decoration, food, gifts and activities associated with these events, andlt;iandgt;Japanese Celebrationsandlt;/iandgt; promises to delight and educate young readers and parents alike.

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Filled with beautiful full-color illustrations and hand-lettered text—destined to be school room classic

Synopsis:

The people of Japan love to celebrate! In fact, they love it so much they have a day of celebration, whether it's a change in season, a religious observance, or just a special moment in life, every month of the year. Brimming with ancient traditions, exotic decorations, and delicious, seasonal foods, Japanese Celebrations will take you on a month-by-month tour of some of Japan's best-loved festivals.

Beautifully illustrated and full of fascinating facts about Japanese holidays and celebrations, this 48-page picture book offers a vivid picture of some of Japan's most festive events including New Year's, Children's Day, Cherry Blossom Season, Harvest Moon Viewing, Christmas in Japan and many more.

With simple but informative text and illustrations that explain the significance of the dress, decoration, food, gifts and activities associated with these events, Japanese Celebrations promises to delight and educate young readers and parents alike.

About the Author

andlt;iandgt;andlt;bandgt;Betty Reynoldsandlt;/iandgt;andlt;/bandgt; was an art director for an advertising agency for 22 years. She has lived in Singapore and Tokyo and currently resides in Philadelphia, PA and the Seattle area.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804836586
Author:
Reynolds, Betty
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Subject:
General
Subject:
Festivals
Subject:
Holidays
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Japan Social life and customs.
Subject:
Holidays & Celebrations - Other, Nonreligious
Subject:
Social Science - Customs, Traditions, Anthropology
Subject:
Children s Holiday-General
Subject:
Holidays & Festivals - General
Subject:
Holidays & Festivals - Other - Non-religious
Subject:
muticultural childrens books; Japanese holidays; celebrations of Japan; books about Japan; Japanese festivals
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20061031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
full-color illus throughout
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
8.5 x 10.5 in 19 oz
Age Level:
04-08

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Filled with beautiful full-color illustrations and hand-lettered text—destined to be school room classic
"Synopsis" by , The people of Japan love to celebrate! In fact, they love it so much they have a day of celebration, whether it's a change in season, a religious observance, or just a special moment in life, every month of the year. Brimming with ancient traditions, exotic decorations, and delicious, seasonal foods, Japanese Celebrations will take you on a month-by-month tour of some of Japan's best-loved festivals.

Beautifully illustrated and full of fascinating facts about Japanese holidays and celebrations, this 48-page picture book offers a vivid picture of some of Japan's most festive events including New Year's, Children's Day, Cherry Blossom Season, Harvest Moon Viewing, Christmas in Japan and many more.

With simple but informative text and illustrations that explain the significance of the dress, decoration, food, gifts and activities associated with these events, Japanese Celebrations promises to delight and educate young readers and parents alike.

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