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Tereza Říčanová / Christmas Story

Why people celebrate Christmas, and how? How does Tereza at an age of seven experience it? The book provides a simple, yet concise, view on the Infant Jesus' nativity, a description of elementary Christmas traditions and rituals in the village where the spirit of Christmas is still alive and hasn't yet succumbed to the steamroller of estranged consumerism. All that and pictures would stand the test even on their own...

160x160 | 48 pages | 2011 | 149 Kč | Baohemia | buy now

BAOBAB Publishers is small, family-owned publishing house specializing on quality children's books. Since its establishment at the break of the millennia, BAOBAB has done its utmost to restore the pictorial book culture in the Czech Republic, namely by cooperating with a score of like-minded authors, i.e. story-tellers and illustrators, scouting and supporting young talents, contributing to the development of children's author books phenomenon, mapping the European literary scene of children´s books as well as acquainting Czech reading public with the most interesting illustrators of the 20th and 21st centuries. Besides publishing and promoting activities, BAOBAB is the initiator and organizer of numerous book culture events, of which the most important the yearly Tabook Festival holding place in late September and early October in Tábor, Czech Republic ( BAOBAB Publishers cooperate closely with the Miroslav Šašek Foundation, Prague's Academy of Arts & Design (UMPRUM), Tábor's Baobab Book Shop & Gallery and Xaoxax Gallery in Prague's Vršovice District.