Every year, people from around the world participate in festivities related to ringing in the new year. Discover how different traditions and culture celebrate New Year's Day. Also, find out the origins of the holiday. Read on.
by Bertha L. Heilbron. Afton Historical Society Press. Read about the merrymaking on New Year's Day.
by Anthony F. Aveni. Oxford University Press. Discover the history behind New Year's day and making a resolution.
by Dana Meachen Rau. Scholastic. Discover the history of the holiday celebration, from the time when Pope Gregory XIII first declared January 1st to be New Year's Day.
by Collins Celtic, K.G. Simpson (Compiler). HarperCollins. This collection of poetry includes: Tom O'Shanter", "To a Mouse", and "Auld Lang Syne." Also, read about the life and works of Robert Burns.