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A Party Every Day

Click on the links below to find out if these books are available at your local County Library. If not, place them on hold, and they'll be delivered to your Library where you can pick them up.

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by Kate Aver Avraham
At her Tol, the first birthday party, Sara Mee plays the traditional Korean prophecy game--Toljabee--while her extended family and friends watch. K – Gr. 2
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by Cari Best
Jacob watches his favorite television show, "Baking with Chef Monty," and bakes a beautiful peach pie, which he gives to his parents for their anniversary. K – Gr. 3
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by Judy Cox
Mouse enjoys the sights and smells of Cinco de Mayo despite being trailed by a determined cat. K – Gr. 2
by Lulu Delacre
A collection of stories set within the story of a family celebration where the guests relate their memories of growing up in various Latin American countries. Also contains recipes. Gr. 4-6

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by Susan Middleton Elya
Over the course of a year, Nell anticipates each upcoming holiday in order to make the time seem to pass more quickly as she waits for her birthday to come around again. PS – Gr. 2
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by Candace Fleming
A poor boy named Jack struggles to deliver a birthday present worthy of the princess. PS – Gr. 3
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by Stephanie Greene
A girl in a large family is looking forward to her first "double digit" birthday, but soon discovers that growing up brings some unwanted changes. Gr. 3-5
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by Ellen Jackson
Discusses the significance of some of the harvest festivals around the world and describes how they are celebrated. Gr. 2-5
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by Rukhsana Khan
Having to take her younger sister along the first time she is invited to a birthday party spoils Rubina's fun, and later when that sister is asked to a party and baby sister wants to come, Rubina must decide whether to help. PS – Gr. 3
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by Leslie Kimmelman
It's the 4th of July and all over town, people are getting ready. Jenny Sweeney gives her dog, Rags, a bath. All the preparations lead up to the big parade and a night of bright fireworks. It's a great day. "Happy Birthday, USA!" PS – Gr. 2
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by Ingrid Law
Recounts the adventures of Mibs Beaumont, whose thirteenth birthday has revealed her "savvy"--a magical power unique to each member of her family--just as her father is injured in a terrible accident. Gr. 5-8
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by Wendy Mass
After her twelfth birthday, Rory checks off a list of things she is finally allowed to do, but unexpected consequences interfere with her involvement in the movie being shot at her school, while a weird prediction starts to make sense. Gr. 3-7
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by Roger Lea McBride
A year after moving to their farm in the Ozarks, Laura and Almanzo Wilder and their young daughter, Rose, have settled into their new home with a successful vegetable harvest and the beginnings of an apple orchard. Gr. 4-6
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by Geraldine McCaughrean
Having been raised believing he will die before he reaches the age of fourteen, Pepper Roux runs away on his fourteenth birthday in an attempt to elude his fate, assumes another identity, and continues to try to outrun death, no matter the consequences. Gr. 6-up
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by Mal Peet
When her mother becomes too ill to harvest tea on the nearby plantation, Shenaz is too small to fill in, but when she tells the monkeys she has befriended why she is sad, they bring her a basket filled with rare and valuable wild tea. Gr. 2-5
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by Helen Perelman
Melli and the other Candy Fairies must figure out who is destroying the candy corn crop before the Caramel Moon Festival. Gr. 1-4
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by Pegi Deitz Shea
A village of mice prepares for Tet, or Vietnamese New Year, in this counting book. K – Gr. 3
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by Judith Viorst
Lulu's parents refuse to give in when she demands a brontosaurus for her birthday and so she sets out to find her own, but while the brontosaurus she finally meets approves of pets, he does not intend to be Lulu's. Gr. 1-5
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by Janet Wong
A Chinese American child fears that the food her parents are preparing to sell on the Fourth of July will not be eaten. K – Gr. 2
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by Oke-pae Yi
Sori and her family travel to her grandmother's home for the celebration of the harvest moon. The whole family gathers together dancing in Pung-Mul, the folk festival. K – Gr. 3