The Longest Day

The Longest Day

Celebrating the Summer Solstice

Book - 2010
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Penguin Putnam
In this fourth and final book in the series about seasons, Wendy Pfeffer turns her attention to summer, when butterflies emerge from silky cocoons and daylight hours stretch longer and longer. With lyrical prose and vibrant illustrations, The Longest Day takes us on a journey through the history and science behind the summer solstice, with a focus on summer celebrations from various cultures around the world. Teachers and students alike will treasure the varied and accessible knowledge, and activities in the back let everyone in on the festivities.

Baker & Taylor
A final entry in the season-inspired series that includes The Shortest Day combines vibrant illustrations with lyrical prose on summertime celebrations throughout the world.

& Taylor

A simple explanation of what the summer solstice is and how it has been celebrated through the centuries.

Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, c2010
ISBN: 9780525422372
Branch Call Number: J 394.263 PFE
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill
Additional Contributors: Bleck, Linda


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