The Wheel of The Year; An Illustrated Guide to Nature's Rhythms
Discover the enchantment of the seasons with "The Wheel of the Year," a New York Times Bestseller and Kirkus Best Middle Grade Book of 2023. Hailed as "immaculate" by Kirkus in their Starred Review, this beautifully illustrated, interactive guide is a treasure trove of ancient, nature-based holidays and customs, perfect for young readers.
"The Wheel of the Year" is more than just a book; it's an immersive journey through the rhythmic cycle of seasons. Each "spoke" of the year - from winter and summer solstices to spring and fall equinoxes, and the celebratory festivals in between - is brought to life with rich detail and engaging activities.
Inside, you'll find:
This book stands out for its inclusive approach, highlighting diverse belief systems and practices that honor the Earth's journey around the sun. It encourages young readers to observe, care for, and rejoice in the natural world, blending nature connection with art, poetry, and myth.
"The Wheel of the Year" is not just an educational tool; it's an invitation to celebrate the magic and beauty of ancient traditions and the ever-changing natural world. A perfect addition to any young reader's library, it promises to ignite a lifelong appreciation for the world's natural rhythms and the myriad ways different cultures cherish them.