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Author Aloian, Molly.

Title Mardi Gras and Carnival / Molly Aloian.

Imprint New York, NY : Crabtree Pub. Co., c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Lakeside Non-Fiction  394.25 ALO    ---  Available
Description 32 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Series Celebrations in my world
Celebrations in my world.
Note Includes index.
Contents What is Mardi Gras? -- Lent and Mardi Gras -- What is Carnival? -- History of Mardi Gras -- Mardi Gras foods -- Secret clubs -- Dressing up -- History of Carnival parades -- Carnival parades today -- Costume balls -- Royalty for a day -- Music of Carnival -- Mardi Gras in New Orleans -- Canada's Winter Carnival.
Summary Put on a mask and join the street party for Mardi Gras. Learn all about this colorful New Orleans' holiday, where people enjoy food and fun before the beginning of Lent, a period of reflection and giving up things we enjoy. Explore the history of Mardi Gras, and Carnival, and all its different customs taken from around the world!
Audience Lexile: 750.
Subject Carnival -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780778747550 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
0778747557 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
9780778747734 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0778747735 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. QBX a 09013082
AU@ 000043985588
IG# 9780778747734

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