A luminous counting celebration of Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights, from bestselling mother/son duo Surishtha Sehgal and Kabir Sehgal.Count along in celebration of Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights, in this luminous picture book from bestselling mother-son duo Surishtha and Kabir Sehgal.
Count up to ten and back down again to the tune of “One, Two, Buckle My Shoe” while learning about the traditions that make Diwali a fun-filled festival! Celebrated during autumn harvest, Diwali symbolizes the triumph of good over evil and light over darkness. From sweet treats to intricate henna designs to exciting firework displays, kids will delight in this vibrant glimpse into the Festival of Lights.
"Lush illustrations in a joyful, vibrant palette convey the feelings of India’s festive season.... An upbeat introduction to a Hindu festival." -- Kirkus Reviews * 10/15/2022 *
"Whether you have a plethora or a dearth of books about Diwali, this is an essential primer on the basics of the festival." -- School Library Journal * 6/1/22 *
Dimensions: 254mm x 254mm x 10mm