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The Big Book of Festivals

Marita Bullock
Illustrated by Liz Rowland

Explore some of the most thrilling cultural and religious festivals from around the world!

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Explore some of the most thrilling cultural and religious festivals from around the world!

From Diwali, the Indian festival of light, to the Spanish tomato-throwing festival La Tomatina, to the Belgian Festival of Giants, this book is the perfect introduction to some of the world’s most incredible cultural and religious celebrations.

Exquisitely illustrated by Liz Rowland, every page is packed with fascinating fun filled facts!

Some festivals are outrageously joyful, others are more serious. All of them bring people together to mark the big events in life. So dive into this riotous explosion of colour as we feast, sing, cry and celebrate the diversity of festivals and traditions this wonderful world of ours has to offer.

‘Gorgeous.’ Reading Time
‘Perfect for young children . . . to introduce them to diverse celebrations and cultures.’ Read Me Another Story
‘Incredibly immersive.’ Indian Link

Critic Reviews

With vibrant watercolour illustrations and precise bursts of detail, culture and history, this is a fantastic and beautifully illustrated non-fiction resource for primary school libraries.

School Reading List
Critic Reviews

A great introduction to the world's cultural and religious festivals. Liz Rowland's illustrations are beautiful.

Reading Zone
Critic Reviews

Crammed with information and facts celebrating the diversity of the world's celebrations and the importance of them to our sense of community. A valuable addition to school library and classroom bookshelves.

Library Lady
Critic Reviews

An amazing and interesting book. The illustrations were great and so beautiful to look at.

Muhammad, Aged 5, Books Up North
Critic Reviews

A celebration of diversity, culture and community. Each page is exquisitely illustrated.

Mini Travellers