This fascinating book describes the holidays and traditions of South Korea. Many holidays are based on the seasons such as Lunar New Year and Chuseok, the Korean Thanksgiving. Others are religion-based such as Buddha's birthday. Find out also how South Koreans celebrate family occasions honoring ancestors, elders, and children. (Description from the publisher Crabtree Publishing Company, 2016)
Lisa Dalrymple is the author of 10 books for children including Skink on the Brink, which won The Writers' Union of Canada's Writing for Children Competition and SCBWI's Crystal Kite Award for Canada. She received her MA in English Language & Literature from the University of Guelph and now lives in Fergus, ON with her husband and 3 children.