The Story of Easter

By Aileen Fisher; Ileen Fisher; Stefano Vitale (Illustrator)
HarperCollins Publishers, Paperback, 9780064434904, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 1998

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Description

With an informative text and glorious illustrations, this book explains both how and why people all over the world celebrate Easter. It tells the biblical story of Jesus Resurrection and then describes how people honor this day and the origins of these traditions. Hands-on activities help draw children into the spirit of this joyous celebration of rebirth.




About the Author
AILEEN FISHER (1906-2002) is the author of many beloved books of poetry for children. Her large body of work focused mainly on nature, quietly introducing children to the beauty of the outdoors.Aileen received the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry in 1978.Stefano Vitale's award-winning artwork appears in galleries and exhibitions as well as in such picture books as When the Wind Stops, by Charlotte Zolotow (an ALA Notable Book). Mr. Vitale is a graduate of the University of Southern California and of the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. He lives with his family in Venice, Italy.
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