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  1. Africa is Not a Country

    Africa is Not a Country

    Enter into the daily life of children in over 20 of the 53 countries of modern Africa. Celebrate the extraordinary diversity of this vibrant continent as experienced by children at home, school, work, and play. Learn More
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  2. Mother Teresa

    Mother Teresa - A Rookie Biographies Title

    This wonderfully rich, detailed biography of Mother Teresa was written to engage and inspire, as well as inform. Paperback, 32 pages. Ages 5-8. Learn More
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  3. Global Babies

    Global Babies - Award-winning multicultural photo book

    Gorgeous photos of expressive baby faces from 15 countries will fascinate toddlers and turn this joyous little board book into an instant favorite. Text is a sweet, simple verse embracing every baby in the world. Board book, 16 pages. Learn More
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  4. Wonderful Houses

    Wonderful Houses - Around the World

    An original look at how modern families in 10 countries around the world live in their homes today. A delightful multi-cultural resource with photos, house cross-sections, diagrams, and fascinating captions. Paperback, 44 pages. Learn More
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  5. Clothing

    Clothing - Our Global Community

    A rich cultural resource! Vivid, joyful photos of people around the world dressed in their everyday clothing. Simple, appealing text helps children begin to understand that people everywhere share fundamental needs. Paperback, 24 pages. Learn More
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  6. Farming

    Farming - Our Global Community

    Farmers use the land to grow food. Farmers are important to everyone.” This rich cultural resource pairs vivid, joyful photos of people around the word with simple, appealing text. Includes picture glossary and index. Paperback, 24 pages. Learn More
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  7. Families

    Families - Our Global Community

    Family is a fundamental need that comes in all shapes and sizes. Help children begin to understand with simple, appealing text. Vivid, joyful photos of families caring for each other around the world. Paperback, 24 pages. Learn More
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  8. Homes

    Homes - Our Global Community

    Help children understand that people everywhere share a fundamental need for shelter! This rich cultural resource features vivid, joyful photos of people around the world living happily in all kinds of dwellings. Includes picture glossary and index. Paperback, 24 pages. Learn More
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  9. Make Your Own Inuksuk

    Make Your Own Inuksuk - A Wow Canada! Book

    What is an inuksuk? It’s a stacked stone sculpture. An inuksuit is built to serve as a memorial, prayer, or signpost — or for the intrinsic satisfaction of stacking stones. Paperback, 32 pages. Learn More
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  10. One World, One Day

    One World, One Day - From National Geographic

    Explore how people live around the world! Evocative photos, simple text, and interesting captions. Photo-origin map with place names keyed to images make this a great cultural research resource for older children. Hardcover, 48 pages. Learn More
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  11. Shades of People

    Shades of People - A celebration of diversity

    A gorgeous collection of vibrant photos which together represent humanity’s amazing variety of skin tones. Photos tell the underlying “story” of respect for all; the gentle text is minimal. 32 pages. Learn More
  12. Wake Up, World!

    Wake Up, World! - A Day in the Life of Children Around the World

    Follow eight children on five continents from morning wake-up to bedtime. A lively, accessible book that explores differences (and emphasizes similarities), often with quotes from the children photographed. Learn More
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  13. Let's Eat!

    Let's Eat! - What Children Eat Around the World

    Rich photos, engaging text, and charming quotes from children in Mexico, France, South Africa, India, and Thailand thoroughly explore a favorite subject. Includes simple recipes and a glossary of food-related words. Hardcover, 40 pages. Learn More
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  14. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    Martin Luther King Jr. Day - A Rookie Read-About Holidays book

    Children are naturally curious about why some days are honored with quiet respect and some with parties. This fact-filled book explores the history and significance of the day and offers related activity ideas. Learn More
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  15. World People Cards

    World People Cards - From Laughing Star Montessori

    Discover many fascinating details about the lives and histories of people around the world. All 55 cards have rounded corners and are 4" x 2½". Primary students can match the photo cards with the continent/flag control cards. Elementary students can use the two-sided story/question cards. Learn More
  16. Music

    Music - Our Global Community

    A powerful cultural resource! Vivid, joyful photos of people around the world playing an astonishing array of instruments and simple text convey our common inclination to play, share, and enjoy music. Paperback, 24 pages. Learn More
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