Share this simple non-fiction book with your child and explore the different ways that people celebrate the Christmas holiday. Brief explanations with full-page illustrations describe everything from the history of the holiday to decorations and gift giving.
Miguel's father sends him a turkey with simple instructions--fatten him up for the Thanksgiving feast. Instead, he becomes Miguel's beloved pet. How will he save his friend, Gracias the turkey, from becoming the main course at Thanksgiving dinner?
This beautiful Jan Brett collection features some of her best winter and Christmas stories. Some of the titles included in the treasury are "The Mitten" and "Christmas Trolls." Jan Brett's signature illustrations adorn each story, filling it with bright, festive colors.
Sadie's kindness is rewarded when an old woman gives her a magical frying pan. When magic words are spoken, the pan fills with delicious latkes. Unfortunately, trouble occurs when Sadie leaves the pan in the hands of her younger brothers.
A young Japanese boy learns about the traditions of Christmas from his mother in this tender story. As he watches her create origami cranes for the tree, she describes the customs that she celebrated when she lived in California.
This picture book is a rich celebration of the Christmas traditions of a Latino family. When Maria loses her mother's precious diamond ring, readers learn an important lesson about the value of forgiveness and family.