Happy, Happy Chinese New Year!

by DEMI

Hardcover, 2003

Status

Available

Call number

394.261 Dem

Call number

394.261 Dem

Local notes

394.261 Dem

Collection

Publication

Crown Books for Young Readers (2003), Hardcover, 24 pages

Description

Examines the customs, traditions, food, and lore associated with the celebration of Chinese New Year.

Physical description

24 p.; 8.14 x 6.44 inches

ISBN

0375826424 / 9780375826429

Barcode

3648

User reviews

LibraryThing member ebruno
This informative book tells about the Chinese New Year customs. Cleaning, cooking, recieving haircuts, lighting fireworks, and recieving gifts are all part of a happy new year in China.
LibraryThing member ahernandez91
The Chinese New year is celebrated in the Spring for new planting and fresh beginnings. Chinese New Year customs include sweeping and dusting, paying off debts, cooking traditional foods that have meanings, popping fireworks and receiving gifts, and there are lion dances. It is an informational book on the Chinese celebration that could be used to show the differences between the American New Year and the Chinese New Year. It could be used around the New Year or it could be used with an American New Year book when teaching a lesson on comparing and contrasting.… (more)
LibraryThing member Katieflu628
This story portrays the facts and traditions for the Chinese New Year. There are cultural relevant pictures with many culture examples. From sweeping the house to lion dances, the Chinese New Year is quite a celebration. The pictures are great support for the culture and theme is catching.

Pages

24

Rating

(5 ratings; 4)
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