A couple of April fools
At a Vermont elementary school, April Fools' Day takes on a sinister tone when a teacher goes missing and several suspects emerge, among them the teacher's fiance and a missing mutant chick.
A new beginning : celebrating the spring equinox
The spring equinox signals the time of year when the days are getting longer, the growing season has begun, and animals give birth to their young. With accessible, lyrical prose and vibrant illustrations, this book explains the science behind spring and shows how the annual rebirth of Earth has been celebrated by various cultures throughout the ages and the world.
Cinco de Mayo
This book explores the history, customs, and symbols of Cinco de Mayo. Learn how Cinco de Mayo has changed over time and the different ways it is celebrated. This beautifully illustrated history is also filled with interesting and unusual facts about the holiday such as why Cinco de Mayo is a holiday of freedom and what people wear to perform the Mexican Hat Dance.
Handsprings : poems & paintings
What do you like about spring? Longer days? Blooming flowers? April Fools'? Cool spring showers? What do you not like about spring? Spring-cleaning? Insect swarms? Mud, mud, mud? Thunderstorms? This collection of poems and paintings captures the freshness and promise of spring, whether it comes in like a lion or a lamb.
J 811.54 FLORIAN
Happy St. Patrick's Day
This engaging book will teach young readers all they need to know about the origins of St. Patrick's Day as they enjoy the holiday's recipes and fun crafts projects.
Junie B., first grader : dumb bunny
Lucille is having an Easter Egg Hunt at her mansion and the winner gets to swim in Lucille's heated indoor swimming pool. So how did Junie B. get stuck wearing a big dumb bunny suit?