by Barbara deRubertis
On the last Monday of May, when spring flowers are in bloom and summer is just around the corner, we celebrate Memorial Day by remembering all the brave men and women in our armed forces who gave their lives to protect our country, our freedoms, and us.
Suggested Ages: 6 & up
Trim size: 6.5″ x 9″ Pages: 32
Book features: Full-color photographs and historical images
Activities coming soon!
978-1-57565-833-9 Library Reinforced Binding
978-1-57565- 832-2 E-Book
Praise for Let’s Celebrate Memorial Day:
"The Holidays & Heroes series delves into the purpose and historical background of our national holidays. This entry traces Memorial Day’s beginning as Decoration Day in 1868 through the many changes to it since. Useful."—The Horn Book, Memorial Day Recommended Book List
View sample page from the book: