Let's Celebrate: Happy Eid al-Fitr (Paperback)
Eid al-Fitr is celebrated by Muslims worldwide to mark the end of Ramadan fasting and this book lets children discover how people around the globe celebrate this important festival and what it means to them, with age-appropriate language.
The history, preparation and celebration of the festival are all visualised with beautiful photography, capturing the many ways in which this festival is marked. This approach offers children a visually arresting and diverse introduction to one of the most celebrated religious festivals.
Ideal for leisure reads, use in the classroom and to support cross-curricular studies.
About the Author
Joyce Bentley was a publisher of children's non-fiction for more than 10 years having also commissioned and edited over 1,000 books. As a writer she specialises in books for young children on science and religion. Based in Farnham, she divides her time between writing and commissioning for children's non-fiction - a job she absolutely loves.
It's important that children learn about other religions, so that they can understand and accept the beliefs of others ... This approach offers children a visually arresting and diverse introduction to one of the most celebrated religious festivals—Parents In Touch
The importance remains in having books such as this which both inform and celebrate cultural and religious differences in our multi-cultural society—School Librarian