Saint Patrick's DayBook - 2012
Easy-to-read text paired with colorful photos and informative captions introduces readers to a special holiday, Saint Patrick's Day. Readers will learn about Saint Patrick and his religious impact in Ireland. Modern celebrations in Ireland and the United States are described. Associated symbols such as shamrocks and the color green are explained, as well as traditions including church services, parades, music and dance, and special foods. This title concludes with a full page about a famous Irish cultural symbol, the leprechaun. Features include a table of contents, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index. Buddy BOOKS is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.