Daniela's Day of the Dead
From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Fall and Winter Holidays
Daniela is preparing for the Day of the Dead—the first one since her grandpa died. She makes an ofrenda with Grandpa’s favorite things and toy skeletons. Her family has a party to remember Grandpa.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Category||Holidays, Social Studies|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Cloverleaf Books ™|
|Imprint||Millbrook Press ™|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Reading Counts! Level||2.3|
|Text Type||Informational Fiction|
|BISACS||JNF038070, JNF019000, JNF026000|
|Dimensions||9.75 x 9.75|
|Guided Reading Level||L|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.8|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||152732|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Original artwork, Reviewed, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“Fictional children describe family celebrations in these volumes that are suitable for either individual or group reading…. All the cartoon illustrations are nicely done, with bright colors and animated characters… Appealing selections.” —School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
Author: Lisa Bullard
Lisa Bullard is the award-winning author of more than 60 books for children, including You Can Write a Story: A Story-Writing Recipe for Kids. She teaches writing classes at the Loft Literary Center and regularly visits schools to talk with students about story-writing.
Illustrator: Holli Conger
Holli Conger has provided illustrations for everything from greeting cards to children's books. She approaches each project with whimsy and creativity guaranteed to put a smile on any face. Holli lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
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Cloverleaf Books ™ — Fall and Winter Holidays
It’s time to celebrate! Learn how and why fall and winter holidays are celebrated through the eyes of a young narrator. These nonfiction picture books feature kid-friendly text and illustrations to make learning fun! View available downloads →