Celebrations Around the World

Aleichem, Sholem. Hanukah Money. Mulberry Books, 1978.

Ancona, George. The Pinata Maker: El Pinatero. Harcourt Brace and Co. 1994.

Ballard, Robin. Carnival. Greenwillow Books, 1995.

Berg, Elizabeth. Festivals of the World: Italy. Gareth Stevens Publishing, 1997.

Berg, Elizabeth. Festivals of the World: Indonesia. Gareth Stevens Publishing.

Berry, James. Celebration Song. Simon & Schuster Books, 1994.

Bouchard, David. The Dragon New Year. Peachtree Publishers, 1999.

Brady, April. Kwanzaa Karamu. Carolrhoda, 1995.

Brown, Margaret Wise. A Child is Born. Hyperion, 2000.

Burden-Patmon, Denise. Imani's Gift at Kwanzaa. Modern Curriculum Press, 1992.

Cashman, Greer Fay. Jewish Days and Holidays. Adama Books, 1986.

Chaikin, Miriam. Ask Another Question: The Story and Meaning of Passover. Clarion Books, 1985.

Chaikin, Miriam. Hanukkah. Holiday House, 1990.

Chaikin, Miriam. Menorahs, Mezuras, and Other Jewish Symbols. Clarion Books, 1990.

Chaikin, Miriam. Shake a Palm Branch: The Story and Meaning of Sukkot. Clarion 
Books, 1984.

Chaikin, Miriam. Sound the Shofar: The Story and Meaning of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Clarion Books, 1986.

Chandler, Clare. Carnival. The Millbrook Press, 1997.

Chinn, Karen. Sam and the Lucky Money. Lee & Low Books, 1995.

Chocolate, Deborah M. Newton. Kwanzaa. Children's Press, 1990.

Corwin, Judith Hoffman. Harvest Festivals Around the World. Messner, 1995.

Dawson, Imogen. Food and Feasts in the Middle Ages. New Discovery Books, 1994.

Doney, Meryl. World Crafts: Festivals. Franklin Watts, 1996.

Drucker, Malka. Celebrating Life: Jewish Rites of Passage. Holiday House, 1984.

Enderlein, Cheryl L. Celebrating Birthdays in Brazil. Capstone Press, 1998.

Enderlein, Cheryl L. Celebrating Birthdays in China. Capstone Press, 1998.

Enderlein, Cheryl L. Celebrating Birthdays in Australia. Hilltop Books, 1998.

Enderlein, Cheryl L. Celebrating Birthdays in Russia. Hilltop Books, 1998.

Enderlein, Cheryl L. Christmas in England. Hilltop Books, 1998.

Enderlein, Cheryl L. Christmas in Mexico. Hilltop Books, 1998.

Enderlein, Cheryl L. Christmas in Sweden. Hilltop Books, 1998.

Enderlein, Cheryl L. Christmas in the Philippines. Hilltop Books, 1998.

Foy, Don. Festivals of the World: Israel. Gareth Stevens Publishing, 1997.

Ghazi, Suhaib Hamid. Ramadan. Holiday House, 1996.

Giff, Patricia Reilly. It's a Fiesta, Benjamin. Gareth Stevens Publishing, 1998.

Gilchrist, Cherry. A Calendar of Festivals. Barefoot Press, 1998.

Goldin, Barbara Diamond. Bat Mitzvah: A Jewish Girl's Coming of Age. Viking, 1995.

Harris, Zoe and Suzanne Williams. Pi atas & Smiling Skeletons: Celebrating Mexican Festivals. Pacific View Press, 1998.

Heale, Jay. Festivals of the World: South Africa. Gareth Stevens Publishing, 1998.

Hirsh, Marilyn. I Love Hanukkah. Holiday House, 1984.

Hoyt-Goldsmith, Diane. Las Posadas: An Hispanic Christmas Celebration. Holiday House, 2000.

Johnson, Dolores. The Children's Book of Kwanza. Atheneum, 1996.

Joseph, Lynn. Jasmine's Parlour Day. Lothrop Lee and Sons. 1994.

Kent, Peter. Fabulous Feasts. Millbrook, 1998.

Kindersley, Barnabas and Anabel. Celebrations. DK Publishing, Inc. 1997.

Kismaric, Carole. A Gift from Saint Nicholas. Holiday House, 1988.

Knab, Sophie Hodorowicz. Polish Wedding Customs & Traditions. Hippocrene 
Books, 1997.

Koralek, Jenny. Hanukkah: The Festival of Lights. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard
Books, 1990.

Kroll, Virginia. A Carp for Kimiko. Chalresbridge, 1993.

Lasky, Kathryn. Days of the Dead. Hyperion, 1994.

Lemnis, Maria. Old Polish Traditions: In the Kitchen and at the Table. 
Hippocrane Books, 1996.

Livingston, Myra Cohn. Celebrations. Holiday House, 1985.

Look, Lenore. Henry s First-Moon Birthday. Atheneum, 2001.

Lubin, Leonard B. Christmas Gift-Bringers. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books. 

McKay, Susan. Festivals of the World: Vietnam. Gareth Stevens Publishing, 1997.

Medearis, Angela Shelf. The Seven Days of Kwanzaa. Scholastic, 1994.

Medearis, Angela Shelf. The Seven Spools of Thread. Albert Whitman & Company, 2000.

Metter, Bert. Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah: How Jewish Boys & Girls Come of Age. Clarion Books, 1984.

Nerlove, Miriam. Hanukkah. Albert Whitman and Co.1989.

Nikola-Lisa, W. Hallelujah! A Christmas Celebration. Atheneum Books, 2000.

Polacco, Patricia. The Trees of the Dancing Goats. Simon & Schuster 
Books for Young Readers, 1996.

Orozco, Jose-Luis. Fiestas: A Year of Latin American Song and Celebration

Illustrated by Elisa Kleven. Dutton Children s Books, New York, 2002.

Porter, A.P. Kwanzaa. Carolrhoda, 1991.

Presilla, Maricel E. Feliz Nochebuena, Feliz Navidad. Henry Holt and Company, 1994.

Riehecky, Janet. Japanese Boys' Festival. Children's Press, 1994.

Robbins, Ruth. Baboushka and the Three Kings. Parnassus Press, 1960.

Rosenblum, Richard. My Bar Mitzvah. William Morrow & Company, 1985.

Russell, Ching Yeung. Moon Festival. Boyds Mills Press, 1997.

Sandak, Cass R. Easter Holidays. Crestwood House, 1990.

Schotter, Roni. Hanukkah! Little, Brown and Company, 1990.

Shevrin, Aliza. Holiday Tales of Sholom Aleichem. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1979.

Singer, Marilyn. Minnie's Yom Kippur Birthday. Harper & Row Publishers, 1989.

Solotareff, Gregoire. Noel's Christmas Secret. Farrar Straus Giroux, 1989.

Spellman, Susan. A Small Treasury of Easter Poems and Prayers. Boyds Mills Press, 1997.

Spiegelman, Judith. UNICEF's Festival Book. UNICEF, 1966.

Spirn, Michele. Birth. Blackbirch Press, 1999.

Spirn, Michele. New Year. Blackbirch Press, 1999.

Steptoe, John. Birthday. Henry Holt, 1972.

Van Straalen, Alice. The Book of Holidays Around the World. E.P. Dutton, 

Viesti, Joe & Diane Hall. Celebrate! In Southeast Asia. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 
Books, 1996.

Viesti, Joe & Diane Hall. Celebrate in Central America. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1997.

Viesti, Joe & Diane Hall. Celebrate in South Asia. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1996.

Waters, Kate & Madeline Slovenz-Low. Lion Dancer: Ernie Wan's Chinese New Year. Scholastic Inc., 1990.

Weil, Lisl. Santa Claus Around the World. Holiday House, 1987.

Whyte, Harlinah. Festivals of the World: England. Gareth Stevens Publishing, 1997.

Whyte, Harlinah. Festivals of the World: Russia. Gareth Stevens Publishing, 1997.

Winchester, Faith. Hispanic Holidays. Bridgestone Books, 1996.

Winchester, Faith. Muslim Holidays. Bridgestone Books, 1996.

Wojciechowski, Susan. The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey. 
Candlewick Press, 1995.

Yolan, Jane. Milk and Honey: A Year of Jewish Holidays. Putnam Press, 1996. 

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