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Books in My First Holiday series

  • My First Kwanzaa

    Karen Katz

    Paperback (Square Fish, Oct. 14, 2014)
    A simple way to get acquainted with Kwanzaa."Hooray! Hooray!It's time to get ready for Kwanzaa."During the seven days of Kwanzaa, we celebrate the importance of family, friends, and community. This warm and lively introduction to a very special holiday will help even the youngest children join in!Author and illustrator Karen Katz's wonderful series of picture books for the very young offer a simple and fun way to get familiar with the traditions of holiday celebrations from different cultures.
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  • My First Chinese New Year

    Karen Katz

    Paperback (Square Fish, Dec. 11, 2012)
    Chinese New Year is a time of new beginnings. Follow one little girl as she learns how to welcome the coming year and experience all the festivities surrounding it. Karen Katz's warm and lively introduction to a special holiday will make even the youngest child want to start a Chinese New Year tradition!
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  • My First Ramadan

    Karen Katz

    Paperback (Square Fish, May 12, 2015)
    Look! There is the new moon in the sky.It's time for Ramadan to begin. Follow along with one young boy as he observes the Muslim holy month with his family.This year, the narrator is finally old enough to fast, and readers of all ages will be interested as he shares his experiences of this special holiday in Islam.
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  • My First Chinese New Year

    Karen Katz

    Hardcover (Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), Jan. 3, 2005)
    Hooray! Hooray!Soon it will be Chinese New Year.A fun and colorful way to introduce the Chinese New Year to young readers Chinese New Year is a time of new beginnings. Follow one little girl as she learns how to welcome the coming year and experience all the festivities surrounding it. This warm and lively introduction to a special holiday will make even the youngest child want to start a Chinese New Year tradition!
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  • My First Kwanzaa

    Karen Katz

    Hardcover (Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), Nov. 1, 2003)
    A simple way to get acquainted with Kwanzaa"Hooray! Hooray!It's time to get ready for Kwanzaa."During the seven days of Kwanzaa we celebrate the importance of family, friends, and community. This warm and lively introduction to a very special holiday will help even the youngest children join in!Author and illustrator Karen Katz kicks off a wonderful new series of picture books for the very young with My First Kwanzaa. The series will offer a simple and fun way to get familiar with the traditions of holiday celebrations from different cultures.
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  • My First Ramadan

    Karen Katz

    Hardcover (Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), Aug. 7, 2007)
    Look! There is the new moon in the sky.It's time for Ramadan to begin. Follow along with one young boy as he observes the Muslim holy month with his family.This year, the narrator is finally old enough to fast, and readers of all ages will be interested as he shares his experiences of this special holiday.
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  • My first Hanukkah book

    Aileen Lucia Fisher

    Hardcover (Childrens Press, March 15, 1985)
    Presents poems relating to Hanukkah--the aspects of it that are fun and the memory of its origin.
  • The Jack-O'Lantern Trick

    Lillie Patterson, William M. Hutchinson

    Hardcover (Garrard Pub Co, Sept. 1, 1979)
    Tracy and Hester, living in colonial America, use jack o' lanterns to frighten away unfriendly Indians
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  • My first Christmas book

    Colleen L Reece

    Hardcover (Childrens Press, March 15, 1984)
    A collection of poems on themes associated with Christmas, including decorations, presents, cookies, and Santa Claus.
  • My First Halloween Book

    Colleen L. Reece

    Hardcover (Childrens Press, Sept. 1, 1984)
    Ghosts, goblins, and yellow-eyed owls lurk in these simple poems and colorful illustrations, which capture all the fright of Halloween night
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  • My First President's Day Book

    Aileen Fisher, Lydia Halverson

    Paperback (Childrens Pr, Oct. 1, 1987)
    Recounts in verse some highlights from the lives of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.
  • My First Martin Luther King Book

    Dee Lillegard, Helen Endres, Child's World (Firm)

    Library Binding (Childrens Pr, July 1, 1987)
    Brief poems describe Martin Luther King's childhood, marriage, family life, and leadership and stress the importance of all people living and working together in harmony
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