The Sound of Kwanzaa

The Sound of Kwanzaa

Book - 2009
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Hear the words, sing the songs, dance to the beat, and shout "Harambee!" as you jump into this joyful celebration of the sounds of Kwanzaa!

Through lively verse and colorful illustrations, this festive book celebrates the history and meaning of Kwanzaa. Families will enjoy the hands-on fun of lighting their own candles as they journey through this festive holiday and learn about its traditions and principles. As an added gift, this instructional book includes a no-bake Kwanzaa recipe.

Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780545018654
Characteristics: p. cm.
Additional Contributors: Cohen, Lisa 1963-- Illustrator


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With an effective use of shapes, silhouettes, colors and a straight-forward narrative, this book provides an easy introduction to the sights, words and principles of Kwanzaa for young readers.

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