Other Holidays & Feasts


The Easter Story by Brian Wildsmith

The Miracles of Jesus by Tomie dePaola

The Tale of Three Trees by Angela Elwell Hunt

St. Patrick’s Day: March 17

Independence Day: July 4

America the Beautiful by Katherine Lee Bates, illustrated by Wendell Minor


N.C. Wyeth’s Pilgrims by Robert San Souci, illustrated by N.C. Wyeth

An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving by Louisa May Alcott, illustrated by Holly Johnson

The Very First Thanksgiving Day by Rhonda Gowler Greene
*The flow of the text in this book is slightly awkward, but the paintings are magnificent.

St. Nicholas Day: December 6

Our Lady of Guadalupe: December 12

The Lady of Guadalupe by Tomie dePaola

St. Lucy’s Day: December 13

Lucia: Saint of Light by Katherine Bolger Hyde

Epiphany: January 6

Baboushka and the Three Kings by Ruth Robbins, illustrated by Nicholas Sidjakov

We Three Kings by Gennady Spirin

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