Discover all the celebratory traditions surrounding Lunar New Year in this festive addition to the Night Before series.
It's the night before Lunar New Year, and a little girl is excited for all of the celebrations to come. She's prepared dumplings with her mom, bought a new dress in Chinatown, and even helped scare mythical beast Nian away with her cousins and brother. There's only one problem: she's a bit nervous about all of the loud noises at the upcoming Lunar New Year Parade. Will she overcome her fears? Find out in the latest installment of the Night Before
series, told in the style of Clement C. Moore's classic tale.
Natasha Wing (www.natashawing.com) lives in Fort Collins, Colorado. Her first book with Grosset, The Night Before Easter
, was published in 1999.
Lingfeng Ho has told stories since her childhood in the Buckeye State to her life now in the Big Apple. Her favorite stories are about brave and funny characters. This is her first contribution to a children's book.
Amy Wummer is the illustrator of over fifty children's books. In 1998 and 2007, she received the Highlights for Children Cover of the Year award. Amy has illustrated several books in The Night Before series. She lives in Reading, Pennsylvania.