We Gather Together : Celebrating the Harvest Season
The fall equinox signals the time of year when we gather our harvests and give thanks for their bounty. With accessible, lyrical prose and vibrant illustrations, this nonfiction picture book explains the science behind autumn and the social history of harvest-time celebrations. "We Gather Together" presents a remarkable range of cultural traditions throughout the ages and the world, many of which have influenced our contemporary Thanksgiving holiday. Simple science activities, ideas for celebrating in school and at home, and a further reading list are included in the back of the book.
- Hardback | 40 pages
- 231.1 x 254 x 12.7mm | 362.88g
- 17 Aug 2006
- Dutton Books
- New York, NY, United States