Parents & Teachers: Book Summary,
"Celebrations Around the World"
Celebrations Around the World: A Multicultural Handbook (2006)
By: Carole S. Angell
This book is a great resource for celebrations that countries – from Angola to Zimbabwe – observe. Start in January and you'll discover at least 20 celebrations, festivals, or religious holidays observed by countries and cultures.
Angell describes the background and context of more than 300 observations – providing activities for families or students to explore selected celebrations further. Celebrations Around the World is an invaluable resource for teachers, youth leaders, librarians, or parents for exploring the rich heritage countries around the world enjoy.
Reviewed by: Adolescent Interest Group
Last reviewed: August 2013