Kwanzaa Books

My First Kwanzaa (My First Holiday) Cover Image
By Karen Katz, Karen Katz (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250050465
Availability: Backordered
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!

My Family Celebrates Kwanzaa (Holiday Time (Early Bird Stories (TM))) Cover Image
By Lisa Bullard, Constanza Basaluzzo (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781541527423
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Published: Lerner Classroom - August 1st, 2018

Kwanzaa traces its origins to the American Civil Rights era. Critical thinking questions and fast facts prompt young readers to engage with this fun narrative and learn all about Kwanzaa.

Seven Spools of Thread: A Kwanzaa Story Cover Image
ISBN: 9780807573167
Availability: Backordered
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.

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

Seven Days Of Kwanzaa Cover Image
ISBN: 9780590463607
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (Subject to Availability)
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - October 1st, 1994

A kid-friendly guide to the history and customs of Kwanzaa.

This informative and fun guide to the holiday of Kwanzaa by Black author Angela Shelf Medearis provides information about parties, recipes for African-inspired dishes, instructions for craft projects, and brief biographies of individuals who are connected to the holiday and its history.