Fire and light, dynamic dancers, favourite foods and lucky red parcels all tell you that this book celebrates the Chinese New Year. But how and when did it begin? Why is it so important? How can you join in too? This book will take you to the festival to find out! Join in the festivities with this fantastic series that takes young readers to major celebrations all over the world! Snappy text and inviting colour photographs show how each festival is marked, and its cultural and religious importance to the communities involved. Each book offers ideas for making festive decorations or food, so that the reader can take part too!
Catherine Chambers is the author of several titles in the Celebration and Rituals series, Festival and Faiths series, and World of Festivals series, as well as "All About Maps," "Ape Adventures," "Daniel Boone & Wilderness Road," and "School Days Around the World."