This beautiful book explores the story of Easter, looking at what makes the festival special such as food, songs and rituals. An ideal book to help explain the significance of Easter to young children.
Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of children`s information books. She has been a writer for 20 years, after working in-house for Usborne Publishing and Walker Books. She specialises in the natural world, religion and mythology but is always looking for new challenges. Among her many titles are the best-selling `Horrible Geography` series for Scholastic Children`s Books which won the Blue Peter Book Award for the Best Book with Facts in 2009 and the Tivy Education Medal from the Royal Scottish Geographical Society for an outstanding contribution to geographical education. Anita lives in northern England with her husband, children, dogs and cat. She enjoys reading, walking the Moors, playing tennis and dreaming of winning Wimbledon.
1: It's Easter 2: Easter is Special 3: A Better World 4: Before Easter 5: Pancake Day 6: Ash Wednesday 7: Holy Week 8: Last Supper 9: Jesus Dies 10: Remember the Cross 11: Jesus Lives Again 12: Easter Eggs 13: Happy Easter 14: Another Special Day 15: Index