Marek & Alice's Christmas

When Marek and Alice celebrate Christmas in Poland with their grandparents they discover all sorts of Polish traditions they never knew about. Join in the festive fun and discover why on Christmas Eve in Babcia's house there is a pile of hay under the table, a fish swimming in the bath and an empty place set at dinner.

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Mantra Lingua's Celebration Series of dual language books explores the way people from different cultures celebrate festivals around the world. Packed with recipes, facts, and activities, these beautifully illustrated books offer an invaluable insight into other cultures and traditions. In the classroom, these titles can be used to introduce students to religious festivals and ceremonies that they may not be familiar with. At home, the Celebration Series is perfect for teaching young children about family celebrations.