Chinese New Year: A Celebration for Everyone (Orca Origins #4)

by Jen Sookfong Lee (Author)

Chinese New Year: A Celebration for Everyone (Orca Origins #4)
Reading Level: 4th – 5th Grade
Series: Orca Origins
From its beginnings as a farming celebration marking the end of winter to its current role as a global party featuring good food, lots of gifts and public parades, Chinese New Year is a snapshot of Chinese culture. Award-winning author and broadcaster Jen Sookfong Lee recalls her childhood in Vancouver and weaves family stories into the history, traditions and evolution of Chinese New Year. Lavishly illustrated with color photographs throughout.

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Review quotes

"Offers substantive information about the holiday and its celebration...Excellent color photographs and intimate personal anecdotes are highlights."— "The Horn Book Online"
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Orca Book Publishers
Publication date
January 20, 2021
Orca Origins
BISAC categories
JNF053240 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Social Topics | Emigration & Immigration
JNF025030 - Juvenile Nonfiction | History | Asia
JNF026080 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Holidays & Celebrations | Other, Nonreligious
Library of Congress categories
Chinese New Year

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