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A nonfiction series for young readers exploring cultural celebrations throughout the world.

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Birthdays
ISBN: 9781459812970
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 80
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Origins series for middle readers. Illustrated with color photographs, this book covers the history of modern celebrations and discusses the many birthday traditions around the world.
Chinese New Year
By author: Jen Sookfong Lee
ISBN: 9781459811263
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 88
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Origins series, Chinese New Year is illustrated with color photographs throughout. Readers will learn how a simple gathering of family and friends grew into a weeklong, worldwide festival.
Christmas
ISBN: 9781459813557
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 80
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Origins series for middle readers. Illustrated with archival and color photographs, the book looks at the history and practice of Christmas celebrations around the globe.
Diwali
By author: Rina Singh
ISBN: 9781459810075
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $24.95
Enlivened by personal stories, Diwali illuminates and celebrates how Hindu, Sikh and Jain traditions are kept alive in the modern world in this work of nonfiction for middle readers.
Orca Origins Teacher Guide
By author: Tasha Henry
ISBN: 9781459822443
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 48
Price: $29.95
A comprehensive guide for using the Orca Origins, a nonfiction series for middle readers, in the classroom.
Passover
By author: Monique Polak
ISBN: 9781459809901
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 72
Price: $24.95
Enlivened by personal stories, Passover illuminates and celebrates how ancient Jewish traditions are kept alive in the modern world in this work of nonfiction for middle readers.
Ramadan
By author: Ausma Zehanat Khan
ISBN: 9781459811812
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 88
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Origins series for middle readers. Illustrated with color photographs, this book examines the origins and traditions of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.


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