New from Lightport – Joys of Spring

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Joys of Spring captures shared experiences of celebrating the coming of spring among cultures throughout the world:  A valuable resource for starting children on the path to exploring global diversity.”

–Ruby Takanishi, former president of the Foundation for Child Development, New York City

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    ISBN  978-0-9712425-9-3       Distributed by Ingram

Joys of Spring is a children’s picture book for ages 3 – 9.  The story is told by a friendly parrot who flies around the world visiting 12 spring festivals on 6 continents.  The spring celebrations are:  Noruz, Passover, Gelede, Kolla Raymi Killa, Wattle Day, Sakura Matsuri, Chun Fen, Basant Panchami, Holi, Easter, Yancuic Xuithuil, and Earth Day.  There are 13 color illustrations, as well as activities for children, parents and teachers, including a map of the world, and a pronunciation guide for the 12 holidays.   Joys of Spring is distributed by Ingram and available at Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble.com.

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