Festival of the Sun


From the Series Global Kids Storybooks

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Festival of the Sun is a story about Peruvian people preparing for their annual sun festival. Dating back to the Inca Empire, this is one of the three great festivals in South America, and it takes place in Cuzco, Peru, each winter solstice. Let’s follow the sun festival with Yana in this story.

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Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Picture Books, Social Studies
Copyright 2016
Publisher Big & Small
Imprint Big & Small
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2016-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 2.5
Text Type Informational Fiction
BISACS JNF038050, JNF058000, JNF026090
Dewey 918
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.3333 x 9.75
Lexile 460
Guided Reading Level N
ATOS Reading Level 4.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 179513
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5

Author: Jong-soon Jo

Jong-soon Jo has written children's picture books for many years and still wants to write more stories that give children hopes and dreams.

Illustrator: Sinae Jo

Sinae Jo studied Western Painting, and won the 1st prize in the Seoul Illustration Contest in 2002. She loves to read picture books and hopes reading picture books encourages children to dream.