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SEASONS AND HOLIDAYS: Winter


SEASONS AND HOLIDAYS: Winter

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If you'll be my Valentine book If you'll be my Valentine

Rylant, Cynthia.
E RYLANT

What kind of valentine would you send to a puppy or a kitten or your mother or big brother? Enjoy and be inspired by a young boy's special way of making cards that no loved one can resist!




Kwanzaa :  African American celebration of culture Juvenile Book Kwanzaa : African American celebration of culture

Doering, Amanda.
J 394.2612 DOERING

This colorful introduction to the African-American holiday of Kwanza explores how it got started and ways people celebrate.




Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Juvenile Book Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Trueit, Trudi Strain.
J 394.261 TRUEIT

The third Monday in January is a time to remember a man who fought for peace and equality. This book discusses Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and the origins of the day named in his honor.




My Chinese New Year book My Chinese New Year

Hughes, Monica.
E 394.261 HUGHES

Simple introduction to Chinese New Year for young children.




My first Kwanzaa book My first Kwanzaa

Katz, Karen.
E KATZ

A noted author and illustrator kicks off a new series of picture books for the very young with this title that introduces the holiday Kwanzaa in a warm and lively fashion.




One president was born on Independence Day :  and other freaky facts about the 26th through 43rd presidents Juvenile Book One president was born on Independence Day : and other freaky facts about the 26th through 43rd presidents

Seuling, Barbara.
J 973.099 SEULING

A collection of odd facts about United States presidents from Theodore Roosevelt to George W. Bush.




Presidents' Day Juvenile Book Presidents' Day

Trueit, Trudi Strain.
J 394.261 TRUEIT

The third Monday in February is a time to honor the presidents of the United States. This book discusses the origins of Presidents' Day and offers young readers creative ways to celebrate the fun of this patriotic day.




Presidents' Day book Presidents' Day

Rockwell, Anne F.
E ROCKWEL

For Presidents Day, the students in Mrs. Maoffs class know just how to celebrate by putting on a play about Americas forefathers, including George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.




Punxsutawney Phyllis book Punxsutawney Phyllis

Hill, Susanna Leonard.
E HILL

Although she can predict the weather much better than the boys in her family, no one thinks that Phyllis the groundhog has a chance of replacing the aging Punxsutawney Phil when Groundhog Day's official groundhog retires.




Snowflake Bentley book Snowflake Bentley

Martin, Jacqueline Briggs.
JB BENTLEY MARTIN

A biography of a self-taught scientist who photographed thousands of individual snowflakes in order to study their unique formations.




Snowmen at night book Snowmen at night

Buehner, Caralyn.
E BUEHNER

Snowmen play games at night when no one is watching.




Substitute groundhog book Substitute groundhog

Miller, Pat, 1951 May 28-
E MILLER

Everyone knows that Groundhog has an important job to do every February 2, but this year he's not feeling well. Dr. Owl diagnoses him with the flu and orders two days of bed rest. How will people know the weather forecast if Groundhog is down in his hole in bed?




The Miracle Jar :  a Hanukkah story book The Miracle Jar : a Hanukkah story

Penn, Audrey, 1947-
E PENN

A family in the Old Country hopes to recreate the miracle of the first Hanukkah by making a small jar of cooking oil last long enough to make a treat for each of the eight nights.




The shortest day :  celebrating the winter solstice Juvenile Book The shortest day : celebrating the winter solstice

Pfeffer, Wendy, 1929-
J 394.261 PFEFFER

The beginning of winter is marked by the solstice, the shortest day of the year. Long ago, people grew afraid when each day had fewer hours of sunshine than the day before. Over time, they realized that one day each year the sun started moving toward them again. In lyrical prose and cozy illustrations, this book explains what the winter solstice is and how it has been observed by various cultures throughout history.




The snow day book The snow day

Sakai, Komako, 1966-
E SAKAI

A little rabbit enjoys having a day off from kindergarten and spending time with his mother during a snowstorm, but his father's flight home is canceled until the snow stops falling.




The snowy day. book The snowy day.

Keats, Ezra Jack.
E KEATS

The adventures of a little boy in the city on a very snowy day.




Valentine's Day Juvenile Book Valentine's Day

Heinrichs, Ann.
J 394.2618 HEINRIC

Valentine's Day is a time for lacy red hearts, tasty chocolates, and letting your loved ones know how much you care. This title reveals the origin of our February 14 traditions, as well as how these pastimes have evolved over the years. Text includes a kid-friendly recipe and activity that are sure to make any young reader anxious to celebrate.




Winter lights :  a season in poems & quilts Juvenile Book Winter lights : a season in poems & quilts

Hines, Anna Grossnickle.
J 811.54 HINES

In poems and quilts the author captures each heartening glow and flicker, from the moon and aurora borealis to the holiday lights of Santa Lucia, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and Chinese New Year to one lone candle and a hidden flashlight in the deep, dark night.




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