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Author Medearis, Angela Shelf, 1956-

Title The seven days of Kwanzaa.

Publication Info. New York : Scholastic, [1994]


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Basement Materials  J 394.26 MEDEARIS    Check Shelf
Edition First Scholastic edition.
Description 111 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Note RL 008-012.
Summary Every year, for seven days beginning December 26th, African-Americans celebrate their heritage during the Kwanzaa holiday. In this book, you will find recipes for African dishes to make a Kwanzaa feast, and instructions for making masks, African toe puppets, and other Kwanzaa gifts.
Contents How Kwanzaa began -- Celebrating Kwanzaa -- Habari gani? What's the news? -- Preparing a Kwanzaa Karamu feast -- Making Zawadi gifts -- Seven celebration stories: Sheyann Webb's story -- Wilma Rudolph's story -- Ida B. Wells-Barnett's story -- Benjamin "Pap" Singleton's story -- Marcus Mosiah Garvey's story -- James Van DerZee's story -- Fannie Lou Hamer's story.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.5 2.0 84369.
Subject African Americans -- Holidays -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Customs and traditions -- Juvenile literature.
Handicraft -- African American -- Juvenile literature.
Holiday cooking -- African American -- Recipes.
Added Author Shea, Patricia B. A., illustrator.
ISBN 0590463608 (pbk.) : $2.95 ($3.95 CAN)
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