Dia de los Muertos: Celebrate the World

 
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Dia de los Muertos: Celebrate the World
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2+
Release Date
July 24, 2018
ISBN
1534415157
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Learn all about the traditions of Día de los Muertos with this second book in the brand-new board book series Celebrate the World, which highlights special occasions and holidays across the globe.

At the end of October each year, it’s time to celebrate an ancient tradition: Día de los Muertos! With vibrant illustrations by Golden Globe–winning Mexican illustrator Jorge Gutierrez, this festive board book teaches that Día de los Muertos honors ancestors and loved ones who have passed. From sugar skulls to papel picado, this is a holiday that truly commemorates the cycle of life.

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Celebrate the world
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5.0
Dia de los Muertos, Day of the Dead, teaches young readers all about this ancient tradition celebrated in Mexico and other countries around the world. A perfect learning experience for those children unfamiliar with the holiday who want to learn more about this tradition their friends celebrate.
There is nothing more beautiful than Dia de los Muertos illustrations and Jorge Gutierrez does not disappoint. Through the color pages, readers will learn all about this celebration of the dead as a way to honor and remember those who have passed.
What a great way to celebrate the beauty of life and death, rather than mourn or fear it. Highly recommended for readers of all ages.
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