A New Beginning: Celebrating the Spring Equinox
The spring equinox signals the time of year when the days are getting longer, the growing season has begun, and animals give birth to their young. With accessible, lyrical prose and vibrant illustrations, this book explains the science behind spring and shows how the annual ?rebirth? of Earth has been celebrated by various cultures throughout the ages and the world. Teachers will appreciate the simple science, the multicultural history, and the hands-on activities in this book. Parents and librarians will enjoy sharing it with children at Easter and Passover time.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing
Wendy Pfeffer - who, with the publication of The Longest Day: Celebrating the Summer Solstice earlier this month, now has a book devoted to each of the four major dates in the solar year: the vernal ... Read full review
A NEW BEGINNING: Celebrating the Spring EquinoxUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Continuing her tributes to the seasons, Pfeffer explores spring in her latest science/history title. Beginning with the signs and activities that herald spring's arrival, there is a short explanation ... Read full review