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Shant? Keys loves New Year's Day But while Grandma fixed chitlins, baked ham, greens, and cornbread, she forgot the black-eyed peas Oh no?it?ll be bad luck without them So Shant? sets out to borrow some from the neighbors. Does Miss Lee have peas? What about Mr. MacGhee, or Shant?'s good friend Hari? None of them do?but, as Shant? discovers, they have fun foods and traditions for their New Year?s Now, if only Shant? can find good-luck peas in time for dinner In this multicultural New Year's story, Shant? Keys learns about Chinese New Year and Diwali, as well as how January 1st is celebrated in other countries. The author includes additional pages of information about diverse New Year's traditions and special foods.
|Contributed by:||Eldridge, Marion|
|Publisher:||Whitman & Company, Albert|
|Publish Date:||Jan 01, 2007|
|Format:||School and Library|
|Number of Pages:||32|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||0.81|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||8.5 x 10.8 x 0.3|
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