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Lunar New Year

Written by Hannah Eliot & illustrated by Alina Chau
Published by Little Simon
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Goodreads Rating - 4.0 / 5.0
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What's Lunar New Year About

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Learn all about the traditions of Lunar New Year—also known as Chinese New Year—with this fourth board book in the Celebrate the World series, which highlights special occasions and holidays across the globe.

After the winter solstice each year, it’s time for a celebration with many names: Chinese New Year, Spring Festival, and Lunar New Year! With beautiful artwork by Chinese illustrator Alina Chau, this festive board book teaches readers that Lunar New Year invites us to spend time with family and friends, to light lanterns, and set off fireworks, dance with dragons, and to live the new year in harmony and happiness.

What Kind of Book is Lunar New Year

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4.5 / 7.0

This book is great to help expose kids to a culture they may not be familiar with but it does have a bit too much text for a board book.

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Who Wrote Lunar New Year

Hannah Eliot

Hannah Eliot is a children’s book editor who lives in Manhattan, New York. Her favorite activities include editing (of course), writing, painting, and doodling all over every piece of notebook paper she uses.

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Who Illustrated Lunar New Year

Alina Chau
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Alina Chau: Alina Chau received her Master of Fine Arts in Animation from UCLA, School of Theater, Film and Television in 2001. She has helped produce animation and gaming titles Ben 10, Silent Hill, Gears of War, The Incredible Hulk, God of War, Medal of Honor, Sypro, and Star Wars: The Clone Wars. See her art at

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Book Details

Publication Date:
December 11, 2018

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