Festival of the Sun
From the Series Global Kids Storybooks
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.
|Interest Level||Grade 1 - Grade 4|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Genre||Picture Books, Social Studies|
|Publisher||Big & Small|
|Imprint||Big & Small|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Reading Counts! Level||2.5|
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.