Megan Hall


Outstanding, Preschool, Primary, Intermediate, Sandra Lawrence, Jane Newland, Celebrations, Festivals, World, Culture, Anthropology, Holidays

Document Type

Book Review


People in all corners of the world love to remember important occasions with large celebrations. Although what occasions are chosen for remembrance and how they are celebrated is different across the world, every country and people has its own set of festivals. This book describes some of the most noteworthy festivals and celebrations enjoyed around the world. Celebrations in the book are as varied as a hot air balloon festival in New Mexico to building human towers in Spain. Children will love learning about festivals and celebrations from around the world as they read this book.