Celebrating Chinese New Year

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Holiday House, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Ten-year-old Ryan Leong and his family are busy getting ready to host a huge New Year's Day dinner for their extended family in San Francisco's Chinatown. In eye-catching photographs and spirited prose, this book offers a look into the celebration of cherished traditions with added contemporary touches.

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User Review  - ekrzys1 - LibraryThing

SUMMARY: 10 year old Ryan is the main character and takes us through his journey of celebrating Chinese New Year. It describes the history, the animals of Chinese New year, what is traditionally eaten ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rose Goodwin - Goodreads

This is a great teacher resource for learning about the Chinese New Year. A boy from San Francisco and his family go through this celebration. I like how respectful the family is to each other. This book has a glossary and index which are very useful. This is good to use for culture type lessons. Read full review

About the author (1998)

Diane Hoyt-Goldsmith is the art director of Square Moon Productions, a book design and development company. She lives with her husband, son, and daughter in Orinda, California.

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