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Together for Kwanzaa

Written by Juwanda G. Ford & illustrated by Shelly Hehenberger
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Aug 8, 2000
Publication Date
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Pages
5-8
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What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

Kwanzaa is Kayla’s favorite time of year. But this year, it looks as if a heavy snowstorm will keep her big brother, Khari, from getting home in time for the festivities! Will Khari miss the celebration completely? Or will Kayla and her brother somehow find a way to be together for Kwanzaa? A perfect introduction to Kwanzaa, this book will teach children all about the traditions and practices that make it a special winter holiday.

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B is for Bookworm
Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
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3.75 / 7.0

This story incorporates a lot of explanation about Kwanzaa for those who aren’t as familiar with it. It was a little long and I’d probably rate it low for re-readability. The illustrations are bright, beautiful, and and reflect the African-American culture.

The Book Snob Mom
Mom of boys. Lover of Harry Potter, Jane Austen and believes one can never own too many children's books!
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4.5 / 7.0

The illustrations in this book are gorgeous! It is definitely on the long side, but it’s a fine story explaining the principles of Kwanzaa and emphasizing the bond between siblings.

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Who Wrote Together for Kwanzaa

Who Illustrated Together for Kwanzaa

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Shelly Hehenberger
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Book Details

ISBN:
9780375803291
Publication Date:
August 8, 2000
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
99046535
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
42462666
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0375803297
Lexile® Level:
750L
ATOS® Book Level:
3.8
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
138991
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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