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Chinese New Year

Author: Mike Hirst
Publisher: London : Hodder Wayland, 2002.
Series: Celebrate!
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discover how Chinese families all over the world celebrate the start of their New Year, with firecrackers, dragon dances and special food. The text also describes other festivals in the Chinese calendar.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Hirst
ISBN: 0750240474 9780750240475
OCLC Number: 48024706
Notes: Originally published: 1999.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Chinese New Year around the world --
Happy New Year! --
How the festival began --
Religions and ideas --
Getting ready for New Year --
New Year good luck --
Decorations --
New Year food --
Music, dance and drama --
The Chinese calendar.
Series Title: Celebrate!
Responsibility: Mike Hirst.

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Using the same approach and illustrations as 'Festivals: Chinese New Year', this book tells the story of the celebration, and looks at how it is celebrated around the world.  Read more...

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