The Resource Japanese Traditions: : Rice Cakes, Cherry Blossoms and Matsuri: A Year of Seasonal Japanese Festivities, (ebook)

Japanese Traditions: : Rice Cakes, Cherry Blossoms and Matsuri: A Year of Seasonal Japanese Festivities, (ebook)

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Japanese Traditions: : Rice Cakes, Cherry Blossoms and Matsuri: A Year of Seasonal Japanese Festivities
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Japanese Traditions:
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Rice Cakes, Cherry Blossoms and Matsuri: A Year of Seasonal Japanese Festivities
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Language
eng
Summary
Packed with colorful illustrations and fun facts about Japanese culture, celebrations, language and history, this multicultural children's books will delight children and parents alike! A wonderful look at Japanese culture and family life, Japanese Traditions is an intricately illustrated romp through the childhood reminiscences of author/illustrator Setsu Broderick. Told via a series of short text blocks and lighthearted illustrations based on cats, Japanese Traditions displays seasonal festivals and activities such as O-Bon (Festival of the Souls), O-hanami (cherry blossom viewing) and preparing for the New Year. While enjoying the charming illustrations of a family of Japanese cats, the author shares her warm childhood memories of many Japanese customs, such as gathering around the kotatsu (heated table) to stay warm, throwing soybeans to keep away ogres and hanging handmade teru-teru-bozu (fine-weather) dolls out the window to stop the rain. There are also many traditional Japanese foods, toys, games and celebrations taught through the illustrations. All in all, Japanese Traditions provides a magical feast for children of all ages
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Midwest
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Setsu
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Festivals
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Japan
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juvenile
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Japanese Traditions: : Rice Cakes, Cherry Blossoms and Matsuri: A Year of Seasonal Japanese Festivities, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781462906345
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11843689
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remote
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11843689
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MWT11843689
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Japanese Traditions: : Rice Cakes, Cherry Blossoms and Matsuri: A Year of Seasonal Japanese Festivities, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781462906345
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11843689
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11843689
System control number
MWT11843689
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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