Explore harvest festivals from around the globe! Lyrical, rhyming text by Kate DePalma, and lush, detailed artwork from Italian artist Martina Peluso immerse young readers in some of the most ancient traditions in the world. Nine pages of rich, educational endnotes dive deep with more information about the 12 cultures explored in the book and invite young readers to ask questions about food and the labor that produces it. A great companion to any lesson about gardening.
“An enticing look at harvest rituals, foods, and festivities” – Kirkus Reviews
“The combination of harvest celebrations that occur in different countries at different times of the year makes this book distinctive and worth purchasing” – School Library Journal
Keywords: Global, Traditions, Food, Holiday, Harvest, Cooking, Agriculture, Garden, Farm, Korea, Poland, Bolivia, Ghana, Barbados, Morocco, Liberia, Spain, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, India, Germany, Iran
Dimensions: 10″ x 9.8″ (25.4 x 24.8 cm)