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Children's Nonfiction Crafts & Hobbies

The Birthday Book

by (author) Tina Forrester & Sheryl Shapiro

illustrated by Suzane Langlois

Publisher
Annick Press
Initial publish date
Sep 2003
Category
Crafts & Hobbies, General
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9781550378290
    Publish Date
    Sep 2003
    List Price
    $18.95
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781550377675
    Publish Date
    Sep 2003
    List Price
    $7.95

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 1 to 4

Description

A birthday gift book, activity book, and fact book all in one!

Birthdays! What boy or girl doesn't look forward to that special day? But have you ever wondered why we celebrate the way we do? Or what is done at birthday parties elsewhere in the world?

Jump into The Birthday Book, discover amazing facts about birthday celebrations across the globe, past...and presents! Find out why kids in ancient Greece put candles on their cake. Learn what Chinese children eat on their birthday. And what exactly is the Indonesian game of lompat tali? As a bonus, follow the guide to making your own birthday time capsule and preserve the best history of all -- yours!

Playfully illustrated in vivid birthday colors, and wrapped in enough fascinating facts, cool trivia, and awesome activities to liven up any party, find out why The Birthday Book is a title worth celebrating!

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About the authors

Tina Forrester and Sheryl Shapiro ; illustrated by Suzane Langlois

Tina Forrester's profile page

Sheryl Shapiro is an art director and book designer for Annick Press. She has co-authored five children's books for Annick with her husband, Simon Shapiro. She lives in Toronto.

Sheryl Shapiro's profile page

Suzane Langlois' profile page

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