Lanterns and Firecrackers A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker
  

Lanterns and Firecrackers A Chinese New Year Story

Written by Jonny Zucker
Illustrated by Jan Barger Cohen
Part of the Festival Time Series

Synopsis

Lanterns and Firecrackers A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker

It's Chinese New Year! Join in the celebrations and follow a family as they let off firecrackers, watch the amazing dragon dances and light their beautiful lanterns to celebrate the start of their New Year. This delightful picture book is a simple introduction to the Chinese New Year festival for the very young. Part of a pre-school series that introduces young children to world religions and focuses on the way the festival is celebrated today. Also includes historical and cultural information at the end for parents and teachers.

Reviews

Written in clear, simple prose and illustrated with charming pictures, the books are accessible to even the very youngest child. London Jewish News

About the Author

Jonny Zucker

Jonny Zucker has worked in radio, played in several bands and has worked as a stand-up comedian and a teacher. He started writing full-time and has now written over thirty books for adults, teenagers and children. These include the Venus Spring books for Piccadilly Press and the Max Flash for Stripes. He also wrote the Festival Time! series for Frances Lincoln. He lives in London with his family.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
24 pages

Author

Jonny Zucker
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Author's Website

jonnyzucker.com/

Publisher

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd

Publication date

1st January 2005

ISBN

9781845070762


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