Celebrated with feating, candles and gift-giving, Kwanzaa is a week-long holiday honoring African heritage and culture. This book will guide you through Kwanzaa's history and rituals, including tips on how and when to celebrate.
The "Holidays Around the World" series introduces kids to religious and cultural celebrations the world over. Vivid photos accompany lively descriptions of ceremonies and celebrations worldwide.
Deborah Heiligman is the award-winning author of 19 children's books. She specializes in simplifying complex subjects for young people, particularly in the areas of science and social studies. Other books she's written for National Geographic include High Hopes and Babies.
Learn more about the author at her website www.deborahheiligman.com.