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Mardi Gras in New Orleans Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780930892449
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Published: Arthur Hardy Enterprises, Inc. - January 1st, 2014

Written for the casual Carnival observer as well as the veteran Mardi Gras fan, Mardi Gras in New Orleans: An Illustrated History is a concise and comprehensive pictorial account of the celebration from ancient times in Europe to post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans. With more than 350 vintage and contemporary illustrations and 60,000 words of text.


The Animals' Secret Krewe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781631770487
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Mascot Books - March 3rd, 2015

Mimi's First Mardi Gras Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780882898407
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Published: Pelican Publishing Company - November 1st, 1991

Colorful illustrations of the rich cultural celebration re-create the look and mood of Carnival.


The Little Float That Could Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781941879016
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Published: River Road Press - May 1st, 2015

The big day has arrived and the youngest riders in the Mardi Gras Day parade are ready to share their beads and trinkets with the children of New Orleans. But as they prepare to start the parade, their float falters and breaks a wheel. Will the children be able to work together to bring the magic of Mardi Gras to the Crescent City?


Who Got the Baby in the King Cake? Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781941879245
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Published: River Road Press - January 1st, 2019

Based on a song from Johnette Downing's album Swamp Romp, A Louisiana Dance Party for Children, this rhythmic original story celebrates king cake, the culinary centerpiece of New Orleans Mardi Gras. believed to have originated in twelfth-century France, the cake is an homage to the wise men or three kings.


The King Cake Baby Cover Image
By Keila Dawson, Vernon Smith (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781455620135
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Published: Pelican Publishing Company - January 23rd, 2015

"No, mon ami You can't catch me "


New Orleans Mother Goose Cover Image
By Ryan Adam, Marita Gentry (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781455619535
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Published: Pelican Publishing Company - September 15th, 2014

Georg' Porg' ate crab cakes,
saw one move, cried, "Heaven's sakes "
When he found out the crab still lived,
His plate, he dropped-his face, he hid.