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Title:
Angry Birds seasons : a festive flight into the world's happiest holidays and celebrations
Author:
Briggs, Amy.
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Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2013]
Physical Description:
159 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 18 cm
Summary:
"Circle the globe with National Geographic and the Angry Birds as the lovable characters discover and partake in the world's greatest holidays, festivals, and celebrations. The birds will celebrate the Chinese New Year in Beijing before traveling to New Orleans for Mardi Gras. The Angry Birds--and readers--will learn all about cultural traditions around the world and come to understand the rituals and customs that go along with celebrating the biggest events of the year. Archival and modern National Geographic photography will accompany the text, and "Festival Facts" will give the book a distinctive visual style that is unique to National Geographic. This is the fourth book that National Geographic and Angry Birds creator Rovio have partnered on to bring education and entertainment to readers of every age"--
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781426212864

9781426211812
Format :
Book

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"The official companion to the hit game Angry Birds Seasons- a low-priced, full-of-fun book that follows the Angry Birds and National Geographic on a trip around the globe as they learn about and take part in the world's greatest festivals and celebrations. ircle the globe with National Geographic and the Angry Birds as the lovable characters discover and partake in the world's greatest holidays, festivals, and celebrations. The birds will celebrate the Chinese New Year in Beijing before traveling to New Orleans for Mardi Gras. The Angry Birds--and readers--will learn all about cultural traditions around the world and come to understand the rituals and customs that go along with celebrating the biggest events of the year. Archival and modern National Geographic photography will accompany the text, and ""Festival Facts"" will give the book a distinctive visual style that is unique to National Geographic. This is the third book that National Geographic and Angry Birds creator, Rovio, have partnered on to bring education and entertainment to readers of every age."


Author Notes

"AMY BRIGGS, writer and Angry Birds addict, specializes in books on space, animals, and weird facts about the world. She lives in Arlington, Virginia, with her husband and daughter, who are very understanding about her Angry Birds habit. PETER VESTERBACKA (Foreword) is the chief marketing officer and Mighty Eagle of Rovio. Peter drives the company's marketing and brand strategy, taking Angry Birds to new and unexpected places."