Kwanzaa

Seven Spools of Thread: A Kwanzaa Story By Angela Shelf Medearis, Daniel Minter (Illustrator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807573167
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - September 1st, 2000

In an African village live seven brothers who make life miserable with their constant fighting. When their father dies, he leaves an unusual will: by sundown, the brothers must make gold out of seven spools of thread or they will be turned out as beggars.


Kwanzaa By Molly Aloian Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780778743026
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Published: Crabtree Publishing Company - September 30th, 2008

Kwanzaa is an African American festival that celebrates family, community and culture. It began in 1966 and based on various African harvest festivals in an attempt to bring African Americans together and remind them of their roots. On this day, African American families light the Kinara, a special candleholder, and discuss the seven principles that form the basis of the festival.


Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Kwanzaa By Carolyn Otto Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781426328497
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Published: National Geographic Kids - September 5th, 2017

My First Kwanzaa (My First Holiday) By Karen Katz, Karen Katz (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Karen Katz, Karen Katz (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781250050465
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Published: Square Fish - October 14th, 2014

A simple way to get acquainted with Kwanzaa.

"Hooray! Hooray!
It's time to get ready for Kwanzaa."

During the seven days of Kwanzaa, we celebrate the importance of family, friends, and community. This warm and lively introduction to a very special holiday will help even the youngest children join in!


Kevin's Kwanzaa (Cloverleaf Books (TM) -- Fall and Winter Holidays) By Lisa Bullard, Constanza Basaluzzo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lisa Bullard, Constanza Basaluzzo (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780761385882
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Published: Millbrook Press (Tm) - August 1st, 2012

Kevin's family is celebrating the seven days of Kwanzaa

Kevin helps his mom decorate the Kwanzaa table. They light candles with Grandma and Grandpa and learn a special word each day. They talk about working together and solving problems. On the sixth day, everyone eats and dances at a big feast