HOORAY FOR TODAY! A CANADIAN CHILD'S YEAR.


Unpaginated, oblong (8 1/4" H x 9 7/8" D) - pictorial boards. Profusely illustrated in colour with 24 full page drawings facing 24 pages of text, describing various cultural, religious and ethnic celebrations held during the year, starting with Canada Day on July 1st. From the Calgary Stampede, Highland Games, Caribana, and Oktoberfest, to Hallowe'en, the Grey Cup, Hanukkah, Christmas and Chinese New Year through Carnaval, the Arctic Winter Games a Ukranian Easter, the Stanley Cup, Victoria Day, St. Antony's and St. Jean Baptiste Day, the varied authors cross the country and the years to show how Canadian children have, and still do, celebrate the passing of the year. Areas of light browning on boards, small ghost sticker mark on rear board, minor rubbing.

Title: HOORAY FOR TODAY! A CANADIAN CHILD'S YEAR.

Author Name: Newman, Fran and Boulanger, Claudette. (Leslie McFarlane, Kerry Wood, Robert Thomas Allen, Bruce Hutchinson, Horst Schmid, Jean Little, Mona Gould, Andy O'Brien, Bess Kaplan, Bobby Hull, Carlo Italiano, Pitseolak, Miyuki Tanobe, John Diefenbaker, et al.

Categories: Childrens, Holidays & Celebrations, Canada - General,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ontario, North Winds Press: 1979

ISBN Number: 059007623X

ISBN Number 13: 9780590076234

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 20305

Keywords: Festivals, Celebrations, Canada Day, Juvenile literature, Calgary Stampede, Highland Games, Christmas, Chinese New Year, Hockey, NHL, National Hockey League, St Antony, Hanukkah, Pioneers, Grey Cup, Football, Inuit, Eskimos, Oktoberfest, Quebec, Caribana, Caribbean, Victoria, Canadian Holidays, Canadian Celebrations, Halloween, Arctic Winter Games, Ukranians, Ukrainian, Easter, Victoria Day, May 24th, St. Antony's Day, St. Jean Baptiste.,