Shubh Diwali! Hardcover – Picture Book, Sept. 1 2019
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Diwali has arrived! Rangoli art decorates the floor and strings of flowers hang around the doors. Now it's time to ring the bells, light the lamps, and welcome the new year with family and friends. A sweet introduction to the Hindu festival of lights.
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WSRA Children's Literature: Picture This 2021 Recommendation List
"Jaunty rhymes and warm, generous family activities mark the beginning of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in this picture book that's designed to fill young eyes with wonder." ― Foreword Reviews
"A solid introduction to a holiday celebrated by millions."― Kirkus Reviews
"Soundar's text reflects a lovely, pluralistic society in which an Indian family’s values and practices are affirmed. A necessary addition to any corpus of books about celebrations."―Booklist
About the Author
Charlene Chua grew up in Singapore but now lives in Ontario, Canada. When she's not making art, she enjoys cooking, reading, and playing video games.
- Publisher : Albert Whitman & Company (Sept. 1 2019)
- Language : English
- Hardcover : 32 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0807573558
- ISBN-13 : 978-0807573556
- Item weight : 345 g
- Dimensions : 20.32 x 1.02 x 25.4 cm
- Best Sellers Rank: #453,565 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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We bought this book and Binny's Diwali. I prefer this one -- it's more fun to read and is suited to a wider age range.