Moonbeams, Dumplings and Dragon Boats | Little Lit Book Series

A festive and colorful share from @juliasbookbag:

The mid-autumn festival has come and gone, but we couldn’t pass up sharing this gem with you all.  Moonbeams, Dumplings and Dragon Boats features recipes, crafts and stories that are typical of different Chinese holidays celebrated throughout the year including mid-autumn moon festival: five treasure moon cakes, sweet rice balls, tea eggs, paper kites, bamboo clackers, shadow puppets and dragon boats to name a few!  Chinese holiday tales included are Dongfang and the Festival of Lanterns and The Tale of Qu Yuan.

Written by Nina Simonds, Leslie Swartz and The Boston Children’s Museum, and illustrated by Meilo So.  Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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