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Celebrate with books : booktalks for holidays and other occasions

Author: Rosanne J Blass
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Catch the wave of enthusiasm that accompanies holiday celebrations, and use it to promote reading and literature throughout the year. Focusing on books published within the past five years, Blass introduces you to 200 of the best new fiction and nonfiction titles about world holidays for elementary readers - from New Year's Day, Ramadan, and Mardi Gras to Juneteenth, Pioneer Day, and the Bon Festival. The guide
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Genre/Form: Bibliographies
Bibliography
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rosanne J Blass
ISBN: 1591580765 9781591580768
OCLC Number: 60743186
Description: xv, 226 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction Holidays in General January February March April May June July August September October November December Other Occasions Appendix Index
Responsibility: Rosanne J. Blass.
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Introduces you to 200 of the fiction and nonfiction titles about world holidays - from New Year's Day, Ramadan, and Mardi Gras to Juneteenth, Pioneer Day, and the Bon Festival. This guide offers  Read more...

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"This collection of booktalks for children in kindergarten through sixth grade emphasizes picture books, chapter books, and poetry published from 2000 to 2004. The volume begins with general holidays Read more...

 
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