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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch J 394.2618 Ditt (Text) 33126024017901 JValentine's Nonfiction Available -
Erlanger Branch J 394.2618 Ditt (Text) 33126024017885 JValentine's Nonfiction Available -
Wm. E. Durr Branch J 394.2618 Ditt (Text) 33126024017893 JNonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781628328677 (Paperback)
  • ISBN: 9781640263352 (Library Binding)
  • ISBN: 1640263357
  • ISBN: 1628328673
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: Mankato, Minnesota : Creative Education/Creative Paperbacks, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Hello, Valentine's Day! -- When is Valentine's Day? -- Holiday symbols -- Old Roman festival -- Naming the holiday -- Cards and candy -- How do people celebrate? -- Goodbye, Valentine's Day! -- Picture Valentine's Day -- Words to know -- Read more -- Websites -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
"A kindergarten-level introduction to Valentine's Day, covering the holiday's history, popular traditions, and such defining symbols as hearts and valentine cards"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5 years Creative Education.
Grades K-1 Creative Education.
Subject: Valentine's Day.

  • School Library Journal Reviews : SLJ Reviews 2021 April

    K-Gr 3—Young children are introduced to popular holidays celebrated in the United States and around the world in this beautiful series. Each book examines the history of a holiday as well as its traditions, symbols, and place on the calendar. Children learn about the origins of Halloween, the story behind the clay lanterns lit during Diwali, and reason gifts are given on Christmas. Each page features stunning photos of celebrations that will capture readers' attention and make them want to learn more. The text is simple and friendly, working in tandem with the images. At the end of each book is a pictorial guide of the holiday's symbols such as Day of the Dead's sugar skulls and skeletons. This is followed by a glossary, resources, and an index. VERDICT This series perfectly captures the magic of each holiday and demonstrates how they are each unique and special. Recommended for school and public libraries.

    Copyright 2021 School Library Journal.

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